PLANNING

CROOKED HOUSE FIRE INSPIRES MP TO INTRODUCE BILL TO PROTECT HERITAGE PUBS

The Conservative MP for the Black Country constituency of Dudley North, Marco Longhi has introduced his Heritage Public Houses Bill. The Bill is a response to the still unexplained...

LINCOLN HOTEL SPA ROW GETS PERSONAL AS PROJECT ARCHITECT ATTACKS ARCHAEOLOGIST CRITIC

The controversial planning application by property developer Andrew Long to build a spa facility and small swimming pool...

CONTROVERSIAL LINCOLN HOTEL POOL PLAN GOES TO FULL PLANNING COMMITTEE

The controversial plan of developer Andrew Long to build a spa and swimming pool in the Grade 2...

CBA OBJECTS TO LINCOLN HOTEL POOL IN STRONGEST POSSIBLE TERMS BUT HISTORIC ENGLAND STAYS SILENT

Leading heritage body the Council for British Archaeology has broken ranks with other heritage organisations, including Historic England...

GO AHEAD FOR LINCOLN HOTEL POOL PLAN COULD REDUCE SAFEGUARDS FOR NATIONALLY IMPORTANT ARCHAEOLOGY

Just months after UK Heritage bodies failed to protect the concept of setting by allowing Shropshire Council to...

A NASTY CASE OF GAS?QUESTIONS AS GREENWICH COUNCIL ADMITS SGN WENT HALVES ON DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR DOOMED GAS HOLDER

Then you saw it, now you can't. The now demolished Greenwich No 1 Gas Holder while still part of the industrial skyline of...

“…POTENTIALLY VERY HARMFUL” HISTORIC ENGLAND VERDICT ON SOLAR FARM AT EDGECOTE

Campaigners are delighted by the tough stance taken by regulator Historic England regarding the proposal by Dorset based One Planet Limited to build a...

SOLAR FARM THREATENS ONE OF UK’S MOST UNSPOILED BATTLEFIELDS

It has survived more than five hundred years and the threat of HS2, but now a planned solar energy project threatens one of Englands...

HISTORIC ENGLAND DEFEND TIMING AND CONTENT OF OLD OSWESTRY ADVISORY LETTER

Campaigners against the housing development at Old Oswestry hill fort surround the hill at the 2017 "hill fort hug". Following the confirmation by Shropshire Council...

SHROPSHIRE COUNCIL CONFIRM NO DATE YET FOR MEETING TO DETERMINE OLD OSWESTRY HILL FORT HOUSING BID

Shropshire Council, the planning authority which will have to decide the controversial planning application to build ninety one houses within five hundred meters of...

ANGER AS HISTORIC ENGLAND GREENLIGHTS CONTROVERSIAL PLANNING APPLICTION AT OLD OSWESTRY HILL FORT

The view of Old Oswestry from the eastern rampart of the hill fort. It the development goes ahead the field centre top...