|The Built Environment Network exists to link up people interested in green
building, architecture and planning. Contact martha at mondodesigno dot com.
On these pages you can read some of the articles submitted to the Built Environment Network.
SERPENTINE COLLECTORS by John Canivan - a DIY system that can harvest solar energy for water heating
A MALICIOUS MAULING by Fran Speed - the hyper reality of the shopping mall
SUBMISSION TO THE GOVERNMENT WHITE PAPER ON LAND USE (EDITED) by Simon Fairlie of the Tinkers Bubble Trust
TRAVELLERS AND THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT by Steve Staines of Friends, Families and Travellers Support Group
SELF BUILD by Mike Daligan of the Walter Segal Self-Build Trust
"OUT OF THE WOODS" REVIEW by Daniel James - A book on self building using the Segal Method.
A RECLAMATION PROTOCOL by Thornton Kay of SALVO - The reclamation of building materials for re-use
LONDON WAYS by Naomi Chadwick, Community Architect - a human-friendly plan for London's ancient arterial roads.
LOST LANDSCAPES by D.F. Randell of Allotments Alive - a lament for food production in towns
THE FOOD OF IMPRESSIONS by Hereward of the Graigian Society - the need for uplifting architecture
THE STRAW BALE HOUSE by Dorienne Robinson
LETCHWORTH - THE FIRST GARDEN CITY by Martha James
THE LAND IS OURS by George Monbiot - a land rights campaign for Britain
THE NEW OLD ROOF by Hereward of the Graigian Society - rebuilding a traditonal Welsh roof made with hand-cut slates
LINKS to selected sites