Detailed analyses of how projects or plans have come together, accompanied by independent commentaries.
Three Lincolnshire councils called in support to help prepare their joint plan, says Mark Wilding.
Close engagement with the council and locals was key to approval for this major scheme, says Mark Wilding.
Plans for an eco home in Devon had to pass a tough test on exceptional design quality, says David Dewar.
- Planning Director - (London) Osborne Richardson London (Greater)
- Planning Manager – Warwickshire Jon Taylor Associates Warwickshire
- Head of Planning North Norfolk District Council Cromer, Norfolk
- Planning Enforcement Officer Cherwell District Council Banbury, Oxfordshire
- GROUP MANAGER, GROWTH and PLANNING Mendip District Council Shepton Mallet
An authority in Suffolk has managed to carry out a swift review of its local plan, David Dewar reports.
An online mapping tool contributed to the success of this award-winning Scottish marine survey, David Dewar reports.
A 12-year vision to help a Merseyside town centre overcome years of decline had to look beyond retail, says John Geoghegan.
Mayoral opposition had to be overcome to obtain approval for London City Airport's expansion plan, David Dewar reports.
New digital engagement techniques proved key to securing public approval for a London borough's cycling scheme, says Mark Wilding.
A performance agreement helped secure prompt permission for a Salford regeneration scheme. David Dewar reports.
A law firm worked closely with the National Grid to obtain approval for a 37 mile electricity transmission line. Colin Marrs reports.
A Yorkshire council's local plan has won plaudits for its focus on raising build rates on home allocations. David Dewar reports.
A Swansea regeneration project was one of the first large schemes that had to abide by new Welsh government consultation requirements, John Geoghegan reports.
A Surrey council is piloting a streamlined licensing system to ease conflicts over protected newt habitats, John Geoghegan reports.
A football club worked with the local council and community to win consent for its training ground, Joey Gardiner reports.
A Hertfordshire council has succeeded in boosting the recruitment and retention of planning staff, reports David Dewar.
Policy: High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Act 2017: Government Response to the Consultation on the Draft Class Approval for Matters Ancillary to Development under Schedule 17.
The provision of green spaces near a new housing development in Berkshire is helping to protect rare habitats, reports David Dewar.
A Leicestershire council is one of few authorities confronting the problem of dwindling burial space. John Geoghegan reports.