Ben Shakespeare

Ben Shakespeare
Principal Landscape Architect

+44 (0)20 7383 8457

Ben has nine years’ experience as a landscape architect. He started working here at LUC in 2009. He has worked on an extensive range of projects throughout the UK and abroad and has experience in all aspects of landscape architecture, from surveying and consultation to report writing, masterplanning, hard and soft detailed design and contract management. He has a creative and practical approach to problem solving and enjoys working to deadlines.

He is particularly adept in the fields of historic landscapes and recreational spaces. Recent projects have included the renovation of entrances to West Norwood Cemetery, the restoration of Brockwell Park, the extensive enhancement of The Level in Brighton and large-scale improvements along the River Wandle Valley.

  • Landscape design
  • Historic landscapes
  • Play design
  • Parks and open spaces
  • Community engagement
  • Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute (CMLI)
  • Landscape Design & Ecology – BSc
  • Diploma in Landscape Architecture – Dip LA