Jane Manning

Jane is a Director at Allies and Morrison Urban Practitioners. She is an urban designer, with a background in environmental planning.
Jane has led the production of a series of high profile masterplans including large scale visions and masterplans for a number of London’s Opportunity Areas including the Old Kent Road and Leyton and Lea Bridge in the Lea Valley. She has extensive experience in masterplanning, urban design and sustainability advice at a variety of scales from the strategic to the site specific.
Jane has led the production of the Town Centre Strategy for the new town of Northstowe in Cambridgeshire for Homes England working alongside Avison Young.
She recently won an RIBA Research Award for the work she led on London’s character and density for Historic England. She is now leading further research on this subject and applying the methodology to other UK and international cities. She sits on the Urban Design Editorial Board and has held a number of advisory roles including as a member of the TCPA’s Policy Council and Zero Carbon Task Team.