Royal Town Planning Institute
We're committed to developing projects with local partners in order to deliver benefits for local communities, generate high quality scholarship and enrich student experience.
Westfield Action Research Project (WARP)
WARP involves staff and students in the Department working with residents of Westfield area in Sheffield. Westfield was chosen as one of the 150 Big Local areas in England to receive a £1m grant to invest in the community over 10 yearsWARP >
Westfield commended by RTPI
Dr Lee Crookes, Dr Andy Inch and Marion Oveson have been commended by the Royal Town Planning Institute Research Awards, (Sir Peter Hall award) for their wider engagement work on The Westfield Research Project.WARP commended >
WARP student volunteers
Student volunteers are an integral part of WARP. They take part in training and develop skills in communication, facilitating group work and alternative research/engagement methods.WARP student volunteers>