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  • Is 15 weeks a long time? Consultation on TROs required for development.

    In answer to the above question, in 15 weeks you could cycle around the world... (1)
     
    The Department for Transports (DfTs) new consultation paper on

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  • U-turns and Red Carpet Service

    The recent Conservative conference saw Chancellor Phillip Hammond and Communities’ Secretary Sajid Javid offer some relief to concerns from the house building industry, suggesting the planning system will be a key policy driver as we enter the 24-month process of ...

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  • More clarity on Para 32 – cumulative impacts, strategic allocations screwed???

    Some of you may have seen my article of August 2015 where the Whitford Road Appeal was discussed in relation to cumulative impacts. In the Whitford case the issues of ‘residual cumulative impacts’ (often quoted but very often not understood) were discussed in brief. I initially missed the following dismissed appeal from May this year but it is a humdinger and worth a bit of ...

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