Latest planning changes do not mean ‘automatic permission’ for new home and hospitals
3rd August 2020
On 1 August, the housing minister, Robert Jenrick, announced that new homes and hospitals will be granted "automatic" permission to be built as part of sweeping planning reforms in England.Read more
What this week’s planning changes mean in practice
24th July 2020
For some time now we’ve been waiting for drastic change to UK planning policy and it seems that the COVID-19 pandemic has served as a catalyst for some long-awaited alterations.Read more
Build, build build: Will planning changes deliver development or delay?
21st July 2020
The Prime Minister recently set out the first steps in his strategy to ‘rebuild Britain and fuel economic recovery’ across the UK with the aim to ‘build back better, build back greener, build back faster.’Read more
Is it too soon to write off the office?
9th June 2020
Nearly 80 days have passed since the great working from home experiment began. At the time, many naysayers predicted the death of the office and a permanent shift to home working.Read more
Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19): advice to employers
12th May 2020
Following on from Sunday's announcement by the Prime Minister regarding the relaxing of some lockdown measures, the Government has published refreshed guidance for employers about how to work safely during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.Read more