TEP was shortlisted for two awards at the 2022 Landscape Institute Awards ceremony, held in November at The Troxy in Stepney, London. We were delighted to be named as a Finalist for the Innovation and Research Award and the Winner of the Partnerships and Collaboration Award.
Our entry “Our Rivers Our City: A Strategy for Revitalising Manchester’s River Valleys and Urban Waters”. This award celebrates innovative research, ideas, new technology and strategies that have the potential to be transformative for the landscape practice. TEP’s entry titled “Our Rivers Our City: A Strategy for Revitalising Manchester’s River Valleys and Urban Waters”, featured our strategic vision for Manchester’s River Valleys, focussing on 7 key areas including people and neighbourhoods, zero carbon, sponge city, access to water, clean water, wild rivers and place-making. The 10-year vision, set out in a strategy, compiles over 80 targeted, collaborative actions for revisiting the city’s blue infrastructure.
Our entry “Northern Roots, Oldham” celebrates partnership and cross-discipline collaboration on landscape projects. Northern Roots is a pioneering project creating the UK’s largest urban farm and eco-park on 160 acres of stunning green space in the heart of Oldham. The development aims to add value to the local community and environment by creating jobs and business opportunities whilst preserving and enhancing the biodiversity of the site. We were delighted to be named as the winners of this prestigious award.