July 2012

30 July 2012

Supporting communities with Neighbourhood Planning

Alison Cremin, Lead official for neighbourhood planning support in the Department for Communities and Local Government, sets out the support available through to March 2013.

30 July 2012

Planning for the Environment at a Neighbourhood Level

Planning for the Environment at a Neighbourhood Level

Neighbourhood Planning offers opportunities to protect and improve environmental assets and places valued by local people such as archaeology, historic buildings, green spaces, Local Nature Reserves, and Registered Parks and Gardens. Hannah Mears and Mark Davies from the Environment Agency introduce a new advice note and look at case studies from East London and Shropshire.

30 July 2012

July 2012's top tips

July 2012's top tips

Looking for ideas for how to engage your community? Here are some suggestions.

30 July 2012

Question of the month (July 2012)

Question of the month (July 2012)

Can we do a neighbourhood plan if there is no up-to-date local plan?

30 July 2012

Gillingham prepares Town Design Statement as part of its Neighbourhood Plan

Gillingham prepares Town Design Statement as part of its Neighbourhood Plan

Gillingham's Town Design Statement has been adopted by North Dorset District Council as an evidence-based document and will be part of the Neighbourhood Plan.