Lock’s Hill planning – Letter of Representation

A Section 73 planning application was recently submitted by Blakesley Estates to vary Condition 7 of their existing outline Lock’s Hill planning permission. “The intention,” said Blakesley, “is that, subject to the LPA’s approval, the Section...

K4 Garden Mill – Planning Appeal Decision

On Tuesday 18th May, 2021 the Society sent the email below to Patrick Whymer, Head of Practice, Development Management, and Andy Bates, the Chief Executive at South Hams District Council, along with various councillors and the AONB Manager. Attached to it was our...

GOVERNMENT TO REVISE NEW PLANNING PROPOSALS

The government looks set to rework some of its controversial planning reforms – and the algorithm –  for determining where new homes are to be built in England. The original plans – as published in the White Paper ‘Planning for the future’ – prioritised a...