Counties: Oxfordshire, Berkshire & Buckinghamshire
Biography: Charlie splits his time between the architecture and design practice Transition by Design, a social enterprise and co-operative working mainly in the community-led housing (CLH) and sustainability sectors, and undertaking a PhD at Oxford Brookes University on urban housing delivery models.
Charlie has supported in the establishment of nine CLTs as well as working more closely with the design processes for cohousing and co-operatives and undertaking national research projects on the sector. He is part of the team leading the formation of a sub-regional hub, called Collaborative Housing, for enabling CLH in the Thames Valley, South England.
Charlie has sat as a voluntary board director of Oxfordshire Community Land Trust since 2013 and so understands the day-to-day runnings of a CLH group.