Use the clips to prepare a single page revision sheet for this important topic. “Planners” is a general term for people who are responsible for designing and improving urban areas.
Consider the problem and the solution.
Clip 1: Inner city slum clearance after the war. Building pre-fabricated houses was an early plan, and widespread development of council estates followed.
Clip 2: 1960’s high rise redevelopment in Sheffield replaced terraced housing.
Clip 3 Affordable housing built by private developers and Housing Associations is replacing council housing.
Clip 4: BEDZED is an example of a sustainable living housing project.
Clip 5: ‘New’ ‘New Towns are an option for East Anglia where there is a particularly high demand for new housing.