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UK Government extension of Planning Permissions

Published: 25.06.20

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) issued a statement (view source) o...

Part Three – Permanent changes of use on our high streets

Published: 15.06.20

In the previous article of our four-part series, we covered ‘Meanwhile Uses and Temporary Changes ...

Co-location living – the new solution for our communities

Published: 12.06.20

In this ever changing Covid-19 world, where people are rethinking how their lives and the built envi...

Part Two – Meanwhile and Temporary uses of space

Published: 29.05.20

The term “Meanwhile Use” has come to the fore relatively recently. It represents a range of stra...

Part One – Planning changes on the High Street

Published: 15.05.20

There are growing questions and concerns, about how public life will take place, post-pandemic. High...

The legacy of Covid-19

Published: 22.04.20

A lot has happened for businesses in the past month, on a global scale. It is no different here at P...

Planning for the future

Published: 20.03.20

Last week, the Government set out their approach for planning, in the form a ministerial statement. ...

Digitalisation in Planning for councils

Published: 04.11.19

Interview with Brett Leary, Head of Planning and Building Control at Redbridge Council. How have you...

Small sites – just how valuable are they

Published: 27.09.19

London has a housing shortage, which most of us are acutely aware of. In the new iterations of the &...

The Queens Speech – Planning Reform in 2021

The Queens speech on 11th May set out the government’s legislative priorities for the year ahead. ...

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 – Nature and Planning

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 is focused on nature, and its impact on mental health. We are intr...

First Homes and Exception Sites

The Government recently responded to the Changes to the Current Planning System consultation in re...

The 20-Minute Neighbourhood

Introduction. The concept of the 20-Minute Neighbourhood seems to be the talk of the town within the...

Local Plans – What’s the latest?

The Government set out a bold new vision for the future of planning toward the end of 2020. Whilst t...

Breaking Barriers: Empowering Women in Planning

As time goes on, more women are starting careers in industries that are traditionally male dominated...

Planning, Property and the Budget

With the next Budget from the Chancellor due next week, we look at some of the potential announcemen...

How will the Pandemic change the role of offices?

The Coronavirus Pandemic has changed how employees and businesses around the world work. The days of...

NPPF Consultations.

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has launched several NPPF consultations. T...

Homes England Affordable Housing Programme – Information for Developers

Something which all of our developer clients should be aware of… On the 15th December 2020, Homes ...

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Councils we’ve worked with

  • Arun
  • Babergh
  • Barking & Dagenham
  • Barnet
  • Birmingham
  • Brent
  • Brentwood
  • Bromley
  • Camden
  • Chester
  • City of Westminster
  • Ealing
  • Enfield
  • Hackney
  • Haringey
  • Harlow
  • Harrow
  • Havering
  • Hillingdon
  • Hounslow
  • Kensington & Chelsea
  • Lambeth
  • Maidstone
  • Manchester
  • Redbridge
  • Richmond
  • South Kesteven
  • Southwark
  • Tower Hamlets
  • Waltham Forest
  • Wandsworth
  • Windsor & Maidenhead