Hackney Marshes wins London Planning Award

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Hackney Marshes Centre, designed by Stanton Williams for London Borough of Hackney, was awarded a London Planning Award for the Best Project Five Years On.

Organised by London First, in conjunction with the Mayor of London, the Royal Town Planning Institute and London Councils, the London Planning Awards is the most prestigious event for the planning and development sector.

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson MP, said: "Top quality, creative planning is absolutely crucial if London is to continue to be the best city in the world to live, work and visit. Congratulations to the winners who are leading the way in innovative design to ensure we are creating the homes, offices, open spaces and cultural venues that are not only attractive to our communities, but will stand the test of time."