List of current Members, October 2016
|Anthony Jennings MA||Bloomsbury Plaza Residents Association|
|Wesley Skow||Charlotte Street Association|
|Debbie Radcliffe BA (hons.)||Bloomsbury Residents Action Group|
|Hugh Cullum PhD RIBA||Local business|
|Richenda Walford MSc||Friends of Argyle Square|
|Tony Tugnutt Dip Arch||Design & Planning Consultant|
|Ben Davidson RIBA||Director at Rodic Davidson Architects
|William Adams MArch RIBA||Architect at Rodic Davidson Architects|
Consultant Community Planner and local history researcher for John Thompson & Partners, urbanists and architects (jtp.co.uk). Has participated in over 100 community planning events as a workshop facilitator and as part of the editorial team. Specialises in talking to the community, especially hard-to-reach groups, in advance of a Community Planning Weekend. Debbie read Drama and English at Exeter University and continues to balance her work in community planning with roles as an actor in professional theatre, both in the UK and abroad. She is a former committee member of the Marchmont Association, and has contributed historic research for their blue plaque commemorative scheme. A resident of Bloomsbury since 1981.
Read classics and philosophy at Trinity College Oxford. He is a lawyer and was a legal adviser, director and company secretary in the energy industry. He has written a number of books and magazine articles on law and architecture, his last book being The Old Rectory, the Story of the English Parsonage. He is Director of Save Our Parsonages, and on the Patrons Consultative Group committee. He is on the committee of various conservation trusts, and has been on conservation area advisory committees since 1995, currently the Bloomsbury Conservation Area Advisory Committee.
Richenda has lived and worked in London all her life; in Bloomsbury since 2006 and is now Secretary of the Friends of Argyle Square. Since 2000 she has been working on the never-to-be-completed, not-for-profit, website London Remembers, aiming to capture all the memorials in London: plot on a map, photograph, transcribe, research and publish.
Practising Architect in Camden for twenty-five years. Member of the BCAAC for roughly ten years. Member of EASA. PhD. In Architectural History.
Dip Arch MRTPI (1999-2009) Conservation CV
Tony has lived in WC1 since 1984 and has been a BCAAC member and former chairman since 1988. In that capacity, he twice appeared to give oral evidence to the ODPM Parliamentary Select Committee inquiries into Tall Buildings and CABE. He was co-author of Making Townscape published by BT Batsford in the 1980’s.
He has been professionally employed by central London planning authorities at a senior level and also as a consultant with Westminster City Council where he was commissioned to write the Council’s current Supplementary Planning Guidance on the design of new buildings…Design Matters and appeared as an expert witness at planning inquiries. His other interests include the performing and visual arts.
Ben was born in Bloomsbury, studied in the area and now runs an architectural practice based in Pied Bull Yard.
BSc, BA (Hons), MArch, RIBA, RIAS, RIAI
William is a Senior Architect at Rodic Davidson Architects, a design-led practice based in the heart of Bloomsbury. He studied for his Masters degree at the University of Dundee, specialising in urban theory, and subsequently completed his architectural training in London.
William has worked in public and private sector practices in Dublin, New York and the Netherlands, recently focusing on Listed Buildings in Central London.
William’s interests currently lie in the broader social and cultural context of architecture, and in particular the theme of ‘natural’ landscapes in the city.