Allies and Morrison Urban Practitioners was formed in 2011 through the merger of Allies and Morrison with planning, urban design and consultation practice Urban Practitioners. The Allies and Morrison Urban Practitioners team undertakes all aspects of masterplanning and planning, including policy, planning applications, masterplans and Area Action Plans. The team has particular expertise in community consultation and engagement, specialising in a wide range of consultation techniques including pop-up shops, exhibitions, market stalls and surveys. Allies and Morrison Urban Practitioners also has a strong track record in research and publications. These include a series of studies for English Heritage, including ‘The Heritage Dividend‘, which measured the social and economic impact of investment in the historic environment, ‘The Changing Face of the High Street: Decline and Revival‘, which reviewed the changes undergoing in English town centres.