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Peter Beard _ LANDROOM

Working with architecture and landscape, the studio has won international recognition for its public projects in sensitive landscape settings, and its radical approach to places 'as found'.
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Rainham Access

Aveley marsh_

Public access has been closely integrated with landscape conservation works on this new nature reserve, part of the Inner Thames marshes at Purfleet.

A new teaching base and public outlook for the wildlife charity the RSPB, set in one of the Thames estuary's most valuable natural landscapes.

Landscape conservation and public access works for the Thames-side marshes at Rainham, east London.


Rainham Access

The Trackway_

A new, eighty-metre long, public-access foot and cycle bridge, using innovative timber technology. The bridge restores the historic link between Rainham village, Rainham marsh, and the River Thames at London's eastern edge.

Masterplan for the London Riverside Conservation Park, a long-term investment plan for landscape conservation and public access, covering six hundred hectares of London's Inner Thames marshes.

Greenspace planning strategy, developed in collaboration with a wide range of public partners, now a key element of London's official planning policy.

Essay for 'Topos' landscape journal on the complex tidal landscapes of the Thames estuary, including extensive marine and marsh habitats, modern-day port facilities, and future threats of flooding and climate change.

'Industrial Landscapes in Transition' uses photography to record shifting conditions of industrial settlement, including sites in London, Shanghai and across Europe.


Rainham Access

Rainham bridges_

Six new bridges, providing public foot and cycle access across the London Borough of Havering's local nature reserve at Rainham marsh, the first phase of public-access works.

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  The Inner Thames Marshes
. aveley marsh
. marshland discovery zone
. rainham marsh
. rainham bridges
. the trackway
. south thames marshes
. belvedere and crossness
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  Greenspace Strategies
. wildspace masterplan
. east london green grid
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  London Riverside
. dagenham dock
. beam reach
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  Public Realm
. royal docks
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