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Planning News - 13 February 2020

Published: Thursday, 13th February 2020 in News news

National infrastructure must satisfy net zero and people concerns; More than 160,000 homes registered in 2019; Khan asks government to back London Plan's environmental policies; And more stories...

  • Planning news - 22 October 2020

    Published: Friday, 16th October 2020 in News news

    People should live ‘never more than 10 minutes’ from basic facilities, Council upgrades planning tools to improve customer service. And more stories...

  • Planning news - 15 October 2020

    Published: Thursday, 15th October 2020 in News news

    Builders workloads increase due to home improvements, Nature is 'vital' to the economy, Spending review should be used to build resilient communities. And more stories...

  • Planning news - 8 October 2020

    Published: Thursday, 8th October 2020 in News news

    Jenrick: Homes delivered through PDR will have to meet space standard, Council approves Cumbrian underground mine, Application for memorial to Manchester Arena victims submitted. And more stories...

  • Planning news - 1 October 2020

    Published: Thursday, 1st October 2020 in News news

    Johnson pledges to protect 30 per cent of land for biodiversity, Bristol University consults on expansion plans, Manchester approves UK's largest indoor arena next to Etihad Stadium. And more stories.

  • Planning news - 24 September 2020

    Published: Thursday, 24th September 2020 in News news

    Research urges government to build 75,000 modular homes a year, Jenrick makes key design and heritage appointments, Bristol Airport lodges appeal against airport expansion refusal. And more stories...

  • Planning news - 17 September 2020

    Published: Thursday, 17th September 2020 in News news

    Extra government cash put forward to release land for housing, Salford goes to court to protect green space, Housing application submitted for Ripon Barracks. And more stories...

  • Planning news - 10 September 2020

    Published: Thursday, 10th September 2020 in News news

    Affordable housing prospectus published, Local Authorities to get cash to clean up dirty air, Brexit: Government to fast-track development of temporary lorry parks. And more stories...

  • Planning news - 4 September 2020

    Published: Friday, 4th September 2020 in News news

    Ministers call on councils to roll out broadband and 5G coverage, Massive solar farm proposed in South Gloucestershire green belt, Boost for Welsh offshore wind sector. And more stories...

  • Planning News - 28 August 2020

    Published: Friday, 28th August 2020 in News news

    Mixed-use scheme in west London approved, Proposals for Liverpool docks site submitted, Council backs LDO for district heating, And more stories....

  • Local Authority Bulletin - August 2020

    Published: Thursday, 27th August 2020 in News news

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  • Architect Bulletin - August 2020

    Published: Thursday, 27th August 2020 in News news

    Features: Portal Payment Service – we need your feedback!

  • Planning News - 20 August 2020

    Published: Thursday, 20th August 2020 in News news

    Pilots announced for nature recovery plans, Low engagement from young adults with local plans, poll finds, Funding confirmed for York project, And more stories...

  • Planning News - 13 August 2020

    Published: Thursday, 13th August 2020 in News news

    Jenrick commits more funding to neighbourhood planning, Massive rise recorded in build-to-rent developments, Low-carbon city district proposed for Cambridgeshire, And more stories...

  • Planning News 6 August 2020

    Published: Thursday, 6th August 2020 in News news

    Jenrick commits cash for 45,000 homes, Industry supports planning reforms outlined by housing secretary, Industry supports planning reforms outlined by housing secretary, And more stories...

  • Planning News - 30 July 2020

    Published: Thursday, 30th July 2020 in News news

    MPs propose that planning fees should be set locally, South East in transport devolution bid, District councils concerned about meeting housing targets, And more stories...

  • Planning News - 23 July 2020

    Published: Thursday, 23rd July 2020 in News news

    Council wins legal challenge against Planning Inspectorate, Principles identified to build the homes of the future, International competition launched to design railway stations, And more stories...

  • Planning News - 16 July 2020

    Published: Thursday, 16th July 2020 in News news

    Government legislates to ensure all permitted development properties have natural light, Climate crisis compliance accountability needed, Government extends affordable homes scheme, and more stories..

  • Planning News - 9 July 2020

    Published: Thursday, 9th July 2020 in News news

    Johnson outlines plans to change the use classes order, Risk that social value is spread too thin in construction, finds report, Regenerate the countryside to regenerate the economy, says CPRE

  • Planning News - 2 July 2020

    Published: Thursday, 2nd July 2020 in News news

    Jenrick ‘insisted’ Westferry decision was made before CIL regime change came into force, Covid-19: Planning expiry deadlines extended, Climate and nature recovery should be addressed as one...

  • Local Authority Bulletin - June 2020

    Published: Tuesday, 30th June 2020 in News news

    Features: Business and Planning Bill looks to help boost the construction industry, Housing Minister, Christopher Pincher, announces "bold" Planning White Paper to be released "soon", And more stories

  • Architect Bulletin - June 2020

    Published: Tuesday, 30th June 2020 in News news

    Features: Business and Planning Bill looks to help boost the construction industry, Housing Minister, Christopher Pincher, announces "bold" Planning White Paper to be released "soon", And more stories

  • Planning News - 25 June 2020

    Published: Thursday, 25th June 2020 in News news

    COVID-19: Councils call for 100,000 social homes a year to aid recovery, Flexible zoning system is needed to deliver homes, says think tank , Reform minerals planning system ‘to ensure supply'

  • Planning News - 18 June 2020

    Published: Thursday, 18th June 2020 in News news

    Tally of high-rise residences still with combustible cladding is ‘shocking’, Estate regeneration application submitted to London council, New president at the Planning Officers Society

  • Planning News - 11 June 2020

    Published: Thursday, 11th June 2020 in News news

    Sharma refuses extension to Thanet offshore wind farm, Applications submitted for Cambridgeshire new town, Emergency Covid-19 grants to help heritage projects unveiled and other stories...

  • Planning news - 4 June 2020

    Published: Wednesday, 3rd June 2020 in News news

    England needs a design quality unit, consortium insists, Khan backs housing developer with £50 million loan, Sizewell C application submitted after two-month COVID-19 delay. And more stories...

  • Architectural bulletin - May 2020

    Published: Friday, 29th May 2020 in News news

    Features: An important change to our planning application service… And why transferring applications as data, not documents, is important to everyone, Free PlanTalk webinar - Book your place

  • Local Authority bulletin - May 2020

    Published: Friday, 29th May 2020 in News news

    Features: 1App schema now live, Free PlanTalk webinar - Book your place, Reduce application backlogs and increase productivity with TerraQuest’s validation service.

  • Planning news - 28 May 2020

    Published: Thursday, 28th May 2020 in News news

    Research to assess potential of modern methods of construction, Improvements to M42 junction granted consent, Oxford city plan to be adopted. And more stories...

  • Planning news - 21 May 2020

    Published: Thursday, 21st May 2020 in News news

    COVID-19: Application submissions fall in England and Wales, COVID-19: Jenrick updates the country on construction and planning, MHCLG updates COVID-19 guidance for planning in England...

  • Planning news - 14 May 2020

    Published: Thursday, 14th May 2020 in News news

    COVID-19: England to get pop-up cycle lanes 'within weeks', Cardiff gasworks site bought for major housing scheme, Transport secretary approves Midlands freight terminal. And more stories...