High Speed Rail UK: Opportunities for Stoke

Capitalising on investment in infrastructure in Northern England

As part of the UK’s high speed rail programme, ystudio worked on a city-wide regeneration and development strategy for Stoke with Ryder Architects as station designers. Stoke is a city with a population of 250,000 people. Work  included concept design of rail interchange, adjustment of the road network, improved pedestrian and cycle connectivity between the university area, the city centre and the rail station, concept masterplans for new development areas and a green infrastructure strategy.

Client City of Stoke with Stoke on Trent & Staffordshire Enterprise Partnership and Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce 2014-2015

Consultants Ryder Architects with The Railway Consultancy, Interfleet, Volterra Economics, ECUS environmental and JMP Consultants Ltd