The amount of commercial space across the UK has declined at its fastest rate since 1998, fuelled by the growing conversion of offices into homes, a new report claims.2 comments
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More than a quarter of England's business-led local enterprise partnerships (LEPs) have agreed to take on a role in monitoring councils' progress in bringing forward local plans in their areas.
Further planning changes: 10-week deadline for deciding neighbourhood plan area applications proposed
Applications by groups wanting to embark on the neighbourhood planning process should be dealt with by local authorities within 10 weeks, the government has proposed.2 comments
A council has put the examination of its key planning document on hold after an inspector warned that it 'will not be found sound in its current form'.
- Town Planner / Senior Town Planner Thatcher Associates London (Central), London (Greater)
- Planning Enforcement Officer and Development Management Planner - Surrey Oyster Partnership Hampshire / Surrey / West Sussex / London (South), London (Greater)
- Planning Policy Officer Kent County Council Maidstone, Kent
- Principal Planning Officer Osborne Richardson Cambridgeshire
- Planning Officer Cheshire East Council Cheshire
- Planning Assistants Cheshire East Council Crewe Green, Cheshire
- PLANNING MANAGER Welsh Government Wales / Cardiff (Caerdydd)
- Enforcement & Monitoring Officer South Bucks District Council Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
- Senior Retail Planner Osborne Richardson London (Central), London (Greater)
- Economic Development Consultants Genecon Ltd Leeds, West Yorkshire
The rebranding of the Olympic Park as a cultural and educational quarter could mean that only just over half the number of homes originally promised are built, reports John Geoghegan.
Policy: The Setting of Heritage Assets
A series of growth deals is set to shape the use of government funding for local development, David Marlow reports.
Development near sensitive wildlife areas can be enabled by pooling developer contributions across council boundaries to fund mitigation. But some authorities struggle to collaborate on the issue, reports Catherine Early.