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You must be joking

David Lunts
Chief executive, Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation
Watershed ● June 9, 2021

It was a bunch of developers, architects, planners, local authorities - all sorts of people - who had come together to promote this idea of the urban village.

It's rather a twee term: high density, mixed use development that would speak to a more human scale of place. All common currency now but still quite radical in the 1990s.

Excerpt from an interview conducted in seven parts on 19 May 2021. Watch the full excerpt below, or watch the full interview here.

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