Resources

Building adapted housing for wheelchair users in town and city centres

Building adapted housing for wheelchair users in town and city centres

Case Studies

There is increasing demand for specially adapted accommodation for people in wheelchairs, as a result of demographic changes, and people with disabilities living both longer and more independent lives.

Published 18 November 2015


 
Regeneration Skills Collective Wales Study Tour to Freiburg

Regeneration Skills Collective Wales Study Tour to Freiburg

Case Studies

The RSCW Study Tour of Freiburg was undertaken by Richard Essex, RSCW Co-ordinator and Alan Brown, Charted Surveyor and CREW Board Member in June 2015.

Published 10 November 2015


 
Meanwhile Use in Wales: Summary and Guidance

Meanwhile Use in Wales: Summary and Guidance

Toolkits

This paper provides the context and background to the concept of Meanwhile Use in Wales and offers a summary of the potential benefits and challenges to localities, occupiers and landlords in developing spaces for temporary use.

Published 08 September 2015


 
West Rhyl Housing Improvement Project

West Rhyl Housing Improvement Project

Case Studies

This case study looks at some of the interventions taken place to regenerate the North Wales Coastal Town of Rhyl.

Published 07 September 2015


 
The Future of the Valleys: Transport Infrastructure

The Future of the Valleys: Transport Infrastructure

Post Event Resource

Following on from the RSCW “Talking Heads” review of the BBC Wales documentary ‘A Future for the Valleys’, this is the first themed follow up event concerning transport infrastructure in relation to the future of the South Wales Valleys, held on the 8th of July.

Published 12 August 2015


 
Regenerating Blaenau Ffestiniog

Regenerating Blaenau Ffestiniog

Case Studies

The impact of slate quarry closures and the economic and social pressures facing the population called for some significant changes to be made to the physical fabric of the town and a need to diversify the industry offer to one which could support the economic viability of the place and its people.

Published 14 July 2015


 
A Guide to Effective Community Engagement

A Guide to Effective Community Engagement

Toolkits

Community engagement has become an essential component of policy design and implementation, project governance and delivery and monitoring and evaluation. This guide identifies some key engagement techniques that have stood the test of time and are recognised internationally as valuable approaches.

Published 13 July 2015


 
The Economic and Social Impact of Small and Community Hydro in Wales

The Economic and Social Impact of Small and Community Hydro in Wales

Publications

This report examines the economic and social impacts of small scale and community-owned micro-hydro in Wales. It is intended to present a factual picture of the economic benefits of small scale hydro projects in Wales.

Published 09 July 2015


 
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Crew works with a range of partners to develop resources to support regeneration in Wales. Crew conducts research on various aspects of regeneration and the results of our research will be published here. Generally, we will not publish print versions, instead focusing resources on downloadable documents in a range of formats.

We also believe that sharing of good practice is vital to effective regeneration throughout Wales and we will publish a range of case studies, which you will also find here.

We are also developing a range of Toolkits that will enable you to develop practical skills. These are open source materials and available free of charge. Please also feel free to distribute them to colleagues or share the links with anyone you think might find them useful.