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Discover the secrets of town planning and find out about all the different architectural styles in London. From the UK's children's radio station, Fun Kids.

Building Towns and Cities: Planning and Architecture Explained for Kids Fun Kids

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Discover the secrets of town planning and find out about all the different architectural styles in London. From the UK's children's radio station, Fun Kids.

    Why do towns exist? (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    Why do towns exist? (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    Anna’s watching a YouTube clip about how New Towns were built in the war – and then hears a radio clip about the need for more houses.  It seems like an impossible problem – but then Agent Plan-It appears to help explain…
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    • 4 min
    Growing Demand (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    Growing Demand (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    Anna is wondering how town planners cope with increasing demand! Agent Plan-It helps explain that it’s not so different to gardening…
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    • 4 min
    Why we need town planners (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    Why we need town planners (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    Anna finds out about the different types of town planners – with the help of Agent Plan-It…
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    • 3 min
    New Developments: Geography (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    New Developments: Geography (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    Anna is looking at a map to find a place which might make a good location for a new town.  Agent Plan-It helps to explain why empty areas aren’t always ideal…
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    • 4 min
    New Developments: Environmental Issues (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    New Developments: Environmental Issues (Agent Plan-It: Town Design for Kids)

    Anna thinks about why it’s important to consider the environment when planning new towns – with the help of Agent Plan-It!
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    • 4 min
    Tudor Architecture (Guide to London's Architecture)

    Tudor Architecture (Guide to London's Architecture)

    Emily finds out all about Tudor buildings and architecture in London, some of which are over 118 years old!
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