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RTPI Yorkshire runs a wide range of events to support your learning needs. We are always looking for new ideas and suggestion for events so please get in touch with your Regional Co-ordinator if there are topics you would like to see covered.

Our main event programmes are:

2017 Pub Quiz

QuizCongratulations to the winning team Bond Dickinson and the runners-up from AspinallVerdi in our 2017 RTPI Yorkshire Pub Quiz held at the Bierkeller in Leeds on 6 April. It was sold out, so book early next year!

2016 Football Tournament

Congratulations to Fore Consulting, the winners of our 2016 Football Tournament held at Goals in Leeds on 3 November. 14 teams competed for the trophy, which was presented by RTPI Yorkshire Chair, Phil Crabtree.

2016 Football winners

Barratt Homes were the defeated finalists:

Team Barratt


The RTPI's Priorities for Continuing Professional Development

Eight priority areas of knowledge and skills have been identified by the RTPI to help our members plan their CPD and meet the challenges facing planners.


  • Understanding and practicing in a market economy
  • Health and inclusive planning
  • Delivering housing to meet national needs
  • Understanding land as a resource


  • Communication, mediation and negotiation
  • Effective decision making
  • Management and business skills
  • Ethics

We have reviewed our members learning and practice needs. We have spoken to our members, collated feedback from attendees at our events, surveyed employers, and examined the results, alongside recommendations from our policy and research work.

If you want to know more about the wide range of resources the RTPI has on each of its priorities please see the dedicated section on the RTPI website at

Chartered planners are required to do at least 50 hours of CPD in each 2 year period. For more information visit:






Yorkshire Conference Series

Organised by RTPI Yorkshire in partnership with Leeds Beckett and Sheffield Hallam Universities to promote good planning practice.

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Yorkshire Practice Seminars

A low-cost series of seminars and events

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