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...

OUTGOING HEAD OF CBA CALLS FOR ARTS COUNCIL OF ARCHAEOLOGY

In a proposal which would see a major shake up in the world of professional archaeology, the outgoing director of the Council for British...

“FOR SAFETY’S SAKE” ARCHAEOLOGICAL EXCAVATIONS SHOULD BE STOOD DOWN SAYS HISTORIC ENGLAND

Responding to the growing controversy over the continuation of some developer funded archaeological work, heritage regulator and the Government's principal statutory adviser on heritage...

ALGAO REPORT ON DEVELOPMENT ARCH HELPFUL BUT IT’S ONLY 74/92% OF THE STORY

Lead Image: Oxford Archaeology at the Teardrop development site at Woolwich Arsenal. Such has been the drought of good economic news in...

BREXIT AND ARCHAEOLOGY: thePIPELINE/ARCHAEOSOUP BREXIT SURVEY

thePipeLine/Archaeosoup 2018 Brexit SurveyThese are the collated results of a survey of the attitudes of archaeologists to Brexit and to the responses of representative...

QUESTIONS OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST & “PLAYSTATION HISTORY” AS HORIBA MIRA WIN CONSENT FOR BOSWORTH TEST TRACK

by Andy Brockman As the Richard the Third Society gathers for its Annual General Meeting in Leicester, questions remain about the process by which Hinckley...

BOSWORTH PLANNERS QUOTE MISLEADING PERCENTAGES & UNENFORCEABLE PROMISES SAYS BATTLEFIELD AUTHOR

The Battlefield of Bosworth facing the area of the proposed MIRA test track development. by Mike Ingram One of the most interesting questions to come out...