Category Archives: COURSE VISITS & TRIPS

A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE

“A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE” These were the words that Dennis Potter, British dramatist born in the FOREST of DEAN, chose to describe his home area. He went on to say it contained “rather ugly villages in a beautiful landscape,

A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE

“A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE” These were the words that Dennis Potter, British dramatist born in the FOREST of DEAN, chose to describe his home area. He went on to say it contained “rather ugly villages in a beautiful landscape,

Landscape Institute: Launch of Student Travel Award 2019

We’re pleased to announce that we have officially launched the LI Student Travel Awards 2019! For those of you who may not be familiar with the competition, we enable students on our accredited courses are eligible to apply for a

Landscape Institute: Launch of Student Travel Award 2019

We’re pleased to announce that we have officially launched the LI Student Travel Awards 2019! For those of you who may not be familiar with the competition, we enable students on our accredited courses are eligible to apply for a

ROCK ON!

The Appraising Landscapes session last week (18th October) consisted of laboratory work investigating the qualities of natural rocks from Britain and Europe then some local soil samples which were tested for texture and pH values. A basic knowledge of geology

ROCK ON!

The Appraising Landscapes session last week (18th October) consisted of laboratory work investigating the qualities of natural rocks from Britain and Europe then some local soil samples which were tested for texture and pH values. A basic knowledge of geology

DERIVE DELIGHTS

New students to the landscape architecture course in Cheltenham have been introduced to the delights of the dérive. From the French and literally meaning ‘drifting’, the dérives we have undertaken have included wandering around the town centre during induction week

DERIVE DELIGHTS

New students to the landscape architecture course in Cheltenham have been introduced to the delights of the dérive. From the French and literally meaning ‘drifting’, the dérives we have undertaken have included wandering around the town centre during induction week

BOB’S TOP TEN ROMAN MEMORIES

  In anticipation of a more detailed presentation on this blog and not wishing to preempt any specific highlights of the recent international trip to Italy, I have made a quick selection of my top ten memories and present them

BOB’S TOP TEN ROMAN MEMORIES

  In anticipation of a more detailed presentation on this blog and not wishing to preempt any specific highlights of the recent international trip to Italy, I have made a quick selection of my top ten memories and present them

A Professional Practice talk given by Mike Joffe of EDP

Mike Joffe came to the profession of landscape architecture by a different route from Dan Bowles who spoke last week (see previous blog entry). Dan completed the four year course at Cheltenham straight after leaving school. Mike by contrast first

A Professional Practice talk given by Mike Joffe of EDP

Mike Joffe came to the profession of landscape architecture by a different route from Dan Bowles who spoke last week (see previous blog entry). Dan completed the four year course at Cheltenham straight after leaving school. Mike by contrast first