On 10th May 2018, we provided our consultation response on the revised, draft NPPF to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government. Here is an overview of what we shared with them.
Category Archives: Brexit
By Executive Director, Rob Hindle.
Delivered at the recent CLA Buckinghamshire Debate on – IS IT TIME FOR THE GREEN BELT TO GO OR BE MORE FLEXIBLE?
Green Belt policy has been highly effective in meeting the original aim of maintaining the openness and permanence of Green Belt land. However, as with any national policy, there is room for improvement as circumstances change. And with the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) consultation taking place, now is the time for such improvement. Read More
By Director of Planning, Duncan Hartley
The Government’s much valued National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) is up for its first review. Read More
We are delighted to share the news of our latest and impressive success at Whalley Farm. A beautiful site in the Cotswolds AONB.
The latest Cabinet reshuffle sees the appointment of a new housing and planning minister, to a newly branded ‘Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government’, signalling an increased priority placed upon the continuing housing crisis.
Recently, we heard the announcement that by 2020 high-speed broadband will be a legal right for every home and business in the UK. We were delighted to hear news that hopefully rural areas in the UK would be able to benefit from fast broadband, supporting commercial enterprise in the countryside. Read More
Estate owners and managers came together for a seminar to hear from rural planning experts on potential benefits of producing Whole Estate Plans (WEP). Read More
This week’s CLA Housing Summit provided a great forum to discuss the challenges with rural housing.
Rural Solutions announce the release of our latest White Paper. By landowners taking control of their business and investing in a broader business base, they can protect themselves in the current climate despite Brexit uncertainties. Read More