Southsea Common's sea defences

Walter Menteth (Keynote speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description of Activity

The report on an alternative scheme design for the sea defences to Southsea Common was formally launched with a public presentation and exhibition at Portsmouth Cathedral on 15th July 2017.

The outline summary presentation describes aspects of the authorities current proposals, seen as particularly detrimental, and introduces an alternative design strategy by Walter Menteth for Portsmouth's Southsea common. A number of recommendations are made.
Period15 Jul 2017
Event titlePortsmouth Cathedral Grassroots Festival: null
Event typeSeminar
LocationPortsmouth, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionLocal


  • sea defence
  • coastal defence
  • Southsea
  • Portsmouth
  • architecture
  • design
  • Engineering
  • planning
  • Landscape
  • Co-Creation
  • public engagement