DLA to prepare future vision for Bury St Edmunds

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David Lock Associates and Peter Brett Associates have been appointed by a Working Group to produce a masterplan for Bury St Edmunds town centre. The Bury St Edmunds Town Centre Working Group, includes representatives of Our Bury St Edmunds Business Improvement District, the Bury Chamber of Commerce, Bury Market Liaison Group, the Bury Society, the… Read more »

DLA Nordic: Collaborating on Strategic Sites

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As part of a substantial new project, DLA Nordic is examining the design and leisure potential of a portfolio of sites around Malmo.  The project will be undertaken in close partnership with DLA’s principal design studio in Central Milton Keynes, considering the location of the sites in relation to the main urban context of Malmo,… Read more »

Haverhill Town Centre Masterplan Moves a Step Closer

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Proposals for a comprehensive masterplan for Haverhill town centre have moved a step closer with unanimous agreement by St Edmundsbury Council to take the draft document forward for public consultation.  The draft masterplan, prepared by David Lock Associates, was praised for being ambitious, realistic and deliverable by members of the Council’s Cabinet. 

A bright future for Ilfracombe

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Growth proposals for the Devon coastal town of Ilfracombe have been lodged. David Lock Associates has submitted an Outline planning application to North Devon Council on behalf of local landowners for a southerly expansion of the town, which would provide for up to 750 new homes, a mixed use “hub” containing business floorspace, small retail… Read more »

Breathing new life into Eastbourne Town Centre

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At a meeting of Full Council last week (20th November) Eastbourne Borough Council resolved to adopt the Town Centre Local Plan (TCLP).  The TCLP was prepared by David Lock Associates working closely with officers at the Council.  Home to a population of 100,000, the centre of Eastbourne provides an important focus of activity for residents,… Read more »

Portsmouth City Centre Master Plan formally adopted

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Portsmouth City Council has formally adopted the City Centre Master Plan as a Supplementary Planning Document.  The master plan has been produced in collaboration with DLA and provides guidance on mixed-use development opportunities in key parts of the city centre including the Guildhall area, Station Square and Northern Quarter.

DLA commissioned to help shape future plans for Norwich

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Norwich City Council and the Homes and Community Agency have appointed David Lock Associates to devise a Vision and Investment Plan for an area of Norwich City Centre.  The Plan will focus on identifying development opportunities together with a comprehensive public realm framework to help regeneration and encourage investment in the South City Centre area…. Read more »

Town Centre Area Action Plan reaches an important milestone

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The Eastbourne Town centre Area Action Plan (AAP) has been submitted to the Secretary of State for consideration.  The AAP has been produced by DLA for Eastbourne Borough Council and will guide regeneration and development within the town centre until 2027.  The document has received broad support from residents and key stakeholders and considers a… Read more »