Social Value Must Be At The Heart of Post Covid Planning

In a world which has been left reeling from the pandemic, the Prime Minister’s view that Britain should “build, build, build” means construction is a key driver to kickstart the economy. But to ensure that UK communities genuinely benefit, social value should be at the centre of post covid planning, says Simon Toplass, CEO of […]

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Government Backed Thames Estuary Launches Plan To Drive Economic Growth

Thames Estuary has potential to create 1.5m jobs and £115bn GVA to UK economy Dedicated Growth Board, led by Government-appointed Envoy Kate Willard, plans to deliver greenest, most productive Estuary in the world Action Plan, ‘The Green Blue’, sets out vision for driving sustainable, economic growth; regenerating infrastructure; and improving transport and connectivity Major conference […]

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Planning Experts Reveal How to Reduce Your Risk of Refusal

Ever since the Town and County Planning Act of 1947, development has been conditional on approval from planning authorities. It can be a long process to achieve planning permission, and planning considerations have broadened and are always subject to change. Planning refusal is therefore a risk that anyone undertaking development faces, but one that can […]

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Council’s Seek £102m For 10,000 Home Community

Cumbria County Council and Carlisle City Council are seeking £100m which will enable them to unlock a major new 10,000 home garden community. St Cuthbert’s Garden Village is one of fourteen garden villages backed by the Government – with plans outlined to develop a new community consisting of more than 10,000 homes, but crucial infrastructure […]

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New Train Station Moves Step Forward in Yorkshire

The West Yorkshire Combined Authority’s Transport Fund is enabling plans for a new train station at Elland to move to the next stage of planning. The latest plans will see a new train station with accompanying access improvements being delivered – and now local communities and businesses are being invited to add their voice to […]

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The Benefits Of Better Roofing In Annapolis

Houses have evolved to be greater than the last. We have seen many designs that catch our attention. We can all agree that having a roof over our heads is one of the important things ever. But having a house means you can customize it yourself. That’s the great thing about investing in a house […]

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Exclusive Q&A – South East Consortium (SEC)

We’ve been speaking exclusively with not-for-profit organisation South East Consortium – a firm who provide flexible, compliant procurement solutions of the highest quality… Q. South East Consortium (SEC) are a non-for-profit organisation delivering procurement solutions for public sector organisations across the South East. What was the drive behind the formation of the SEC back in […]

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