Letchworth Garden City

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Letchworth Broadway Cinema, Letchworth Garden City, UK.

Cine-files: Letchworth Broadway Cinema

Stuart Goodwin: An art deco oasis with a warm personality in the heart of Letchworth Garden City is the subject of our ninth cinema review

Letchworth Town Hall in Letchworth Garden City

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Letchworth Town Hall in Letchworth Garden City

Paddling pool Howard Gardens Letchworth Garden City

Paddling pool Howard Gardens Letchworth Garden City

Paddling pool Howard Gardens Letchworth Garden City

Paddling pool Howard Gardens Letchworth Garden City

Letchworth Garden City, The Swimming Pool c.1950. I swam here during the brief summer months.

Letchworth, the Swimming Pool c.1950

Photo of Letchworth, The Swimming Pool c.1950

Fountains in Letchworth Garden City.

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Letchworth fountains with the Town Hall in the background

The Three Magnets from Garden Cities of Tomorrow, 1902

Ebenezer Howard's three magnets

Picturing place: The Three Magnets diagram has travelled widely since its original publication in 1898, but divorced from its original text the image has often been mis-read, highlighting the ease with which images can be isolated from their original context and be mobilised in new ways

Arena Car park Letchworth Garden City

Arena Car park Letchworth Garden City

Town sign on the outskirts of Letchworth Garden City, the first of its kind in the UK. Could towns like this be the solution to England's planning problems?

HARRY MOUNT: Proof you can build new homes, and keep England green

As the Government battles to introduce new planning reforms, it could do worse than look at the brilliant Edwardian solution to the problem: the garden city.