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Towards a Better Understanding of Footfall

A research update from three UCL PhD students who are using Local Data Company’s SmartStreetSensor devices to analyse retail footfall and its relationship to places and sales.

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09/09/2019
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Creating Better Leaders Aide-Memoire

#CreatingBetterLeaders is designed to be an aide-memoire and support for everyone who is knowingly or unknowingly, willingly or unwillingly, in a situation where leadership is required to help transform or build teams in an organisation, place, company, or community.

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01/10/2019
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Creating Better Towns Workbook

A workbook for use in conjunction with the Didobi Better Towns Aide-Memoire to help users deliver a vision, strategy, and well thought out plan for their town. The workbook forms part of the Didobi and Partners Better Towns Masterclass, where it is supplied as a hard copy along with the aide-memoire.

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Creating Better Towns Aide-Memoire

An aide-memoire for Councils and stakeholders in towns which identifies and clearly defines best practice, methodologies, and the key ingredient for Creating Better Towns: a Didobi Masterclass.

The Local Government Association welcomes this aide-memoire, designed to support the Creating Better Towns masterclass programme that Didobi have been running on behalf of the LGA. It will be a helpful resource to all LGA members during this challenging but exciting time for our towns and cities.The Local Government Association.

This is a very helpful and succinct document that encompasses the key areas for managing places. I recommend it to all place stakeholders as an excellent reference document.” Phil Prentice, Chief Officer, Scotland’s Towns Partnership.

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A review of data across GB town centres 2013-18

A review of economic, retail, and property market data across Great Britain relevant to the function and performance of town centres.

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The Grimsey Review 2 (2018)

The Grimsey Review 2 ‘It’s time to reshape our town centres’ was published in July 2018. It is a ‘five years on’ follow up to the 2013 Grimsey Review and contains evidence of how UK towns are changing, recommendations, best practice, and case studies from across the UK and Belgium. It contains 4 key findings, 3 barriers to progress, and 25 recommendations.

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The Grimsey Review (2013)

The Grimsey Review ‘An Alternative Future For The High Street’ was published in September 2013. It is a comprehensive evidence-based review on the state of the UK’s town centres. it contains 31 recommendations.

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