‘First of its kind’ adventure resort coming to the UK

A new entertainment resort with a variety of attractions and entertainment, is coming to the UK! You can see the full details on their website here > http://www.londonresort.info/ We’re set to hear all about the development plans at the Kent Development Plans Conference later this month as London Resort are set to speak. The resort is […]

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Heathrow gears up for UK’s biggest ever planning consultation

Heathrow airport is launching the UK’s biggest planning consultation exercise this week, one of the airport’s senior directors has told our London Major Developers Conference. Emma Gilthorpe, Executive Expansion Director at the UK’s biggest airport said that the 10-week exercise will kick off on Wednesday, with over 2m households set to receive leaflets and 40 […]

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Major Rochester regeneration scheme given planning permission

Leading property developer Countryside are currently working together with Hyde Group on one of the countries biggest and most exciting housing projects. Planning permission has now been approved for a £400m development in Rochester which will deliver up to 1,400 homes alongside a large commercial space at Rochester Riverside in Kent. And full planning permission […]

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Public backing for Old Oak Common overground stations

New overground stations at a new transport hub to connect both HS2 and Crossrail has received strong public backing – say Transport for London (TfL). They stated they’d seen ‘strong support’ in the recent public consultation for two potential London overground stations which would provide additional connections to HS2 and the Elizabeth line, providing an […]

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Garden Town must be more than a marketing tool – Essex Environment Chief

The term garden community should not be watered down to a promotional tool for housing development, Essex council’s heads of planning has told a Built Environment Networking conference. Nicola Beach, executive director for infrastructure and environment at Essex County Council, said at last week’s BEN Harlow and Essex Development Plans conference that planned garden cities […]

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Conference to set out development plans & opportunities in London

On the 10th January, prominent business and public-sector leaders will come together at the London Development Plans conference – one of the City’s largest business events of the year within the property and construction industry. The event, hosted by Built Environment Networking, will see some of the region’s biggest names in business lead a regional […]

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Government warned over Surrey housing numbers

Surrey’s local authorities will be unable to meet the increased housing output being demanded by ministers, the county council’s cabinet property supremo has told a Built Environment Networking conference. The government recently announced that it is planning to change the way it calculates how many new homes councils need to plan for in their local […]

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‘Heart of Slough’ regeneration set to take big step forward

A council backed joint venture is due to unveil proposals for one of the south east of England’s biggest regeneration projects, a Built Environment Networking event has heard. Andy Howell. general manager of the JV, told BEN’s Thames Valley Major Development Plans event earlier this month, that the 10-acre site for the ‘Heart of Slough’ […]

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