15th June 2013
Poynton was selected as runner-up, with a "highly commended" citation, at the annual CIHT awards event on 13 June 2013. The scheme by the City of London for Cheapside was selected as overall winner.
Of Poynton, the judging panel commented:-
"The judges considered that this was an extremely courageous scheme which has succeeded in achieving significant economic and social benefits through the enhancement of ‘place’ whilst continuing to provide a route for significant volumes of traffic."
London Architecture Week event at CABE, 20 June 2013, 6-8 pm. Councillor Howard Murray, Ben Hamilton-Baillie, Lindsay Humblet of Plan-It landscape Architects and Stephen O'Malley of Stockley.