We are delighted to launch our latest client testimonial video. Premiering at the Farm Business Innovation Show 2017, the video demonstrates the concept to completion project Rural Solutions undertook to deliver the expansion of The Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire. Read More
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By James Podesta, Head of Planning
We were delighted to see this very interesting article in the Yorkshire Post last Sunday in relation to housing development in rural Yorkshire. It’s great to see the importance of development in these areas being championed.
Rural Solutions has developed a particular national expertise in the delivery of truly outstanding, exceptional and innovative new and replacement country houses (Para 55s).
We have achieved more approvals in recent years under the relevant and tough provisions of the Government’s National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF paragraph 55) than any other planning practice.
We provide the most up to date expertise in delivering permissions for new country houses.
To find out how we can help you achieve your Para 55 in a sensitive rural area, contact Rural Solutions on 01756 797501 or firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your needs.
Rural Solutions are delighted to share the news that their work with the Wiston Estate has come to fruition. The ‘Wiston Whole Estate Plan’ put together by Rural Solutions along with estate principal, Richard Goring over the last 12 months, was formally endorsed at the South Downs National Park Authority’s (SDNPA) Resources and Performance Committee on 20th July 2017. Read More
The event, held at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, gathered rural landowners and professionals from across the region and urged them to take control of assets and invest in a broader business base to protect themselves in the current climate amidst Brexit uncertainties.
Rural Solutions will be exhibiting and speaking at the Farm Business Innovation Show taking place at Birmingham NEC on Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 November.
The show is free to enter and tickets can be ordered online from the Show website.
The Rural Solutions advisory, business development and planning teams will be at the show and they will be available to talk to you about your diversification ideas. Willy Browne-Swinburne will also be speaking on Thursday morning about how you decide which diversification idea is the right one for you!
More information about the Show and free tickets can be found here http://www.farmbusinessshow.co.uk/
Rural Solutions attended the dinner and awards ceremony last night for ‘The Rural Business Awards’ in partnership with CLA and are very proud to announce that we are runner up in the ‘2016 Best Rural Professional Services Business’ category.
The Awards co-founder, Jemma Clifford said “Rural Solutions was simply an excellent, successful business. They demonstrated growth on profits, creation of jobs and associated employment in rural communities, all based on a sound knowledge of the key aspects of rural life.”
Congratulations to all our fellow finalists – it is wonderful to see so many successful rural businesses out there doing great things for the rural economy and raising the profile of the countryside.
Rob Ormrod has joined the Rural Solutions Advisory team this week.
He has spent nearly a decade at Banks Group in the north east as their Estates Manager and has a strong background in land acquisition and renewable energy. He previously worked as a land agent at Strutt & Parker in Morpeth after training at the University of Reading in land use planning, management and development.
Rob will coordinate the Advisory team, working with owners of rural land and buildings, looking at feasibility, land use options, financials and business planning.
If you would like to contact Rob or the Advisory team please use email@example.com