Supporting regional place management organisations
The pandemic has brought about numerous changes to neighbourhoods, towns and cities, with place managers and leaders having been forced to deal with multiple challenges and setbacks, including significantly reduced footfall. As the focus turns once again on reopening high streets and commercial centres, reports last week suggest that the full impact of COVID-19 is 'yet to be fe ...
BIDs work with Department of Health and Social Care to support workplace testing
Business Improvement Districts are working with the Department of Health and Social Care to support COVID-19 workplace testing and explore ways they can coordinate the provision of tests to businesses in their local areas.
IPM joins forces with researchers at Sheffield Hallam University
Sheffield Hallam University has been appointed as a Partner Member of the Institute and will work with IPM on potential research collaborations with its Department of the Natural and Built Environment (NBE) and The Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research (CRESR).
New JPMD special issue focuses on culinary tourism and technological transformations
In 2020, JPMD released the special issue “From place to plate…and back again”, edited by Peter Varley, Chloe Steadman and Annelie Sjölander-Lindqvist, brought forward in great depth the intimate links between food and place, the immaterial values (memories, narratives, experiences) that these links invoke to people who produce or consume them, and the central role of food in pr ...