Book Chapter

'Alright on the night?' Envisioning a 'night-time economy' in the Thames Gateway



Berzins K & Macrury I (2008) 'Alright on the night?' Envisioning a 'night-time economy' in the Thames Gateway. In: Cohen P & Rustin MJ (eds.) London’s Turning: The Making of Thames Gateway. Design and the Built Environment. London: Routledge, pp. 189-207.

It has become increasingly recognised, London wide (GLA, 2005; New Start, 2005), nationally (ODPM, 2005) and internationally (Chatterton and Holland, 2003; Marshall, 2004; Hobbs, 2003, p. 2; Hobbs et al., 2003, pp. 25-8; Zukin, 1991; O’Connor and Wynne, 1996) that the quality of life – or ‘liveability’ as Department of Communities has it – in a town, borough, a region, or even in a particular street, must include a sense of the quality of the night life.

Title of seriesDesign and the Built Environment
Publication date31/12/2008
Publication date online26/03/2008
Publisher URL…ok/9781138266131
Place of publicationLondon

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Professor Iain MacRury

Professor Iain MacRury

Professor in Comms., Media and Culture, Communications, Media and Culture