Rural Solutions have achieved another successful consent for the residential development of six dwellings in a rural hamlet in the district of West Oxfordshire. Read More
Category Archives: planning
We are delighted to announce that we have secured consent from Craven District Council’s Planning Committee for the conversion of listed building Malsis Hall to a new care facility, together with 67 new residential dwellings. Read More
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
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.
We are delighted to have successfully attained outline planning permission for up to 35 residential dwellings on a greenfield site at the edge of Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria for our client; a local farming family.
We are delighted to announce that senior planner, Shelley Coffey has been promoted to Associate Director. Shelley has worked at Rural Solutions since 2012 and seen much growth in that time. We thought this was an opportune time to ask her to look back over her career to date and tell us what she enjoys about being a rural planning expert!
Last month the government published its follow up to the White Paper; Fixing our Broken Housing Market, delivering on its promise to consult on a proposed standardised method for calculating local housing need (including transitional arrangements).
Rural Solutions will be providing detailed responses to the consultation before the deadline of 9th November. In the meantime James Podesta, Head of Planning, offers these thoughts on the consultation… Read More
Work is continuing on a new Local Plan for the North Yorkshire Moors, which will cover the period 2016-35.