Tag: Planning

'Build, build, build' – Radical reform or empty rhetoric?

'Build, build, build' – Radical reform or empty rhetoric?

This week’s rallying cry from Boris Johnson looks to the construction industry to drive our recovery out of the COVID-19 crisis.

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Secretary of State decision gives school final go ahead

Secretary of State decision gives school final go ahead

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has given notice that they will allow the proposals to proceed following the approval at planning committee.

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'Property Matters' - Video Blog

'Property Matters' - Video Blog

A series of video blogs on planning, development and commercial property.

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Unanimous approval for new Cheltenham secondary school

Unanimous approval for new Cheltenham secondary school

Planning committee gives unanimous approval for new Cheltenham secondary school.

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New Cheltenham school goes to Planning Committee

New Cheltenham school goes to Planning Committee

Plans put forward by Gloucestershire County Council to be considered by Planning Committee on Thursday 14th May.

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Virtual planning committees become law

Virtual planning committees become law

As the ability to hold virtual planning committees becomes post-coronavirus law, can local authorities rise to the challenge?

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Council announce devolved planning powers

Council announce devolved planning powers

Cheltenham Borough Council voted to amend its constitution to ensure continuity of decision-making during the current COVID-19 crisis.

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Coronavirus – welcome break in planning for pubs and restaurants

Coronavirus – welcome break in planning for pubs and restaurants

Relaxed planning controls announced to enable pubs, restaurants and cafes to operate as takeaways during the outbreak.

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Housing Delivery Test

Housing Delivery Test

Eight Local Planning Authorities now subject to 'Tilted Balance'.

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High Court clarification on Prior Approval Time Limits

High Court clarification on Prior Approval Time Limits

Chris Marsh, Senior Planner summarises the High Court’s judgement and its implications for prior approval planning applications.

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A New Vision for Newbury

A New Vision for Newbury

David Jones, Chair of the West Berkshire Property Forum and Nick Carter, CEO of West Berkshire Council were joined by a panel of property experts to examine the future vision for Newbury.

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The Future of the High Street

The Future of the High Street

Managing Director, David Jones discusses the future of the UK High Street and the subsequent changes and developments that need to be made to adapt to the 21st Century

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