Streetscapes and skyscrapers: planning the City

Jun 05, 2014, 03:27 PM, City of London, Greater London, England

Whether it’s protecting Grade I-listed buildings in the Square Mile, working on huge projects (such as the Cheesegrater and the Gherkin), or advising companies about cycle parking in their new premises, Annie Hampson’s team at the Guildhall play a pivotal role in shaping the City’s landscape. The City’s Chief Planning Officer and Planning Director talks about the joys and challenges of her role, and how Crossrail will have a positive effect on London.