Marston Valley

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Heather Pugh

DLA is pleased to be leading the consultant team who submitted an Outline planning application for a series of villages in the Marston Vale to Central Bedfordshire Council this month. Read more »

New graduates join DLA

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Joanne Cave

David Lock Associates welcomes four new graduates this summer. Victoria Owen joins from Sheffield University and Emma Woodhouse from Newcastle University. Helen Hepher arrives from UCL, whilst Matthew Hewitt graduated from Cardiff University. All join the company’s graduate programme, which will see them engaged on a variety of projects for public and private sector clients as they work towards securing their APC. Read more »

David Lock Associates sponsor Housing Session at the Oxford Cambridge Corridor Economic Growth Conference

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Julia Foster

On the 21st June, prominent business and public-sector leaders will come together in Milton Keynes for the Oxford Cambridge Corridor Economic Growth – the region’s largest business conference of the year – which is supported by the National Infrastructure Commission, England’s Economic Heartland and regional and local authorities. David Lock Associates has been announced as the Housing Sessions Partner for the event.  Read more »

Central Primary Street gets approval at Rugby

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Greg Pearce

David Lock Associates has secured reserved matters approval for the Central Primary Street at the Radio Station Rugby site. This critical piece of infrastructure now enables a continuous route through the site to be constructed, which will allow direct access to the key employment area at DIRFT and Rugby town centre. Read more »

Promotions at David Lock Associates

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Joanne Cave

David Lock Associates has announced a number of promotions. Read more »

Plans submitted for Historic Hayle Harbour

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Katie Christou

Plans for a mixed-use scheme to regenerate Hayle Harbour have been submitted to Cornwall Council by David Lock Associates, on behalf of Sennybridge (Hayle) Ltd.  An application to revitalise Hayle’s North Quay was originally given outline planning permission in 2010, and the current application now progresses the detail for the quayside on behalf of Sennybridge (Hayle) Ltd. 

The detailed scheme, designed by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, provides for 175 dwellings, new waterside workspaces, restaurants, shop units and a new public square at Hayle’s North Quay.  Read more »

“Planning 2020”

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Julia Foster

The interim report on the Raynsford Review of Planning was released in the House of Lords on Tuesday, 15th May.

Managing Partner of DLA Julia Foster has been part of the review’s task force. Presenting at the launch, Julia said “radical change is needed, we are beyond the point of patching things up – we need a clear plan and long-term strategy along with transition arrangements.”

To read the report click here

Endorsement for major employment facility in the Midlands

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David Keene

Rugby Borough Council has resolved to grant planning permission for a 46,000 m² manufacturing facility at Prospero Ansty near Coventry.

David Lock Associates submitted the detailed planning application on behalf of Manse Opus (Ansty) LLP & Rolls-Royce Plc, to provide a new UK manufacturing base for International aerospace and defence engineering group Meggitt Plc, in December 2017. Read more »

High density

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David Lock

David Lock on questions surrounding the issue of high development densities.

Please click here to read the latest Off the Fence article for the TCPA Journal by David Lock. 

Wintringham: Resolution to Grant for 2,800 homes in St Neots

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Andrew Fisher

Huntingdonshire District Council has resolved to grant planning permission for a new urban extension at St Neots in Huntingdonshire.

David Lock Associates submitted the Outline Planning Application for Wintringham, part of the Eastern Expansion plans for St Neots, on behalf of Urban&Civic and trusts associated with Nuffield College, Oxford. Read more »