About the authors

Community town centres

About the authors

Claire Harding
Claire is Research Director at Centre for London. Before joining Centre for London she was the Head of Research at Coram Family and Childcare, where she led on the annual Childcare Surveys. She previously worked in research and development at digital mental health provider Big White Wall, and in public sector research consultancy. Her research interests include education and opportunity, wellbeing, equalities and gender.

Joe Wills
Joe was a Senior Researcher at Centre for London, and co-authored reports on local governance, planning and development and transport. He now works in the Policy team at the London Borough of Haringey