SHDC calls for heavier fines for Planning breaches

SHDC calls for heavier fines for Planning breaches

The South Hams Society is very pleased to hear that South Hams District Council has passed a motion to lobby central government for stronger sanctions against breaches of planning law, including unauthorised damage and felling of trees.  This is a much-needed proposal...

Forestry Commission Latest Guidance

Here is an updated version of the Forestry Commissions booklet “Tree Felling – getting permission”. This replaces the old ‘blue cover’ booklet with the same name and which many of you will be familiar with. It is a really clear explanation of how and when to apply for...