England

A fleet of 100 self-driving pod cars are set to appear on the streets of the English town of Milton Keynes by 2015.
Nov 7, 2013   The Daily Mail
The UK government recently announced the sites of four new planned "eco-towns". But local opposition to the projects remains high.
Jul 16, 2009   The Christian Science Monitor
Recently approved plans to build a third runway at Heathrow International Airport mean the village of Sipson will be completely paved over. As a result, villagers have become activists, and they discuss their efforts in this video.
Jan 19, 2009   Guardian
As Liverpool ends its year as the European Union's "Capital of Culture", the city is vastly different and better than it was just a year ago, according to this column.
Jan 11, 2009   Financial Times
The UK's "eco-towns" are feeling the hurt of the current economic situation, with only one or two likely to move ahead.
Oct 30, 2008   Guardian
Calling it a violation of public spaces, a new report from a civil liberties group in the UK has criticized the banning of public drinking in more than 600 places in England and Wales.
Aug 21, 2008   Telegraph
We all know there's a lot of planning going on around the world. Much of it is poor, short-sighted and generally just no good. Opinion
Mar 21, 2008   By Nate Berg