July 2013

30 July 2013

Question of the month (July 2013)

Question of the month (July 2013)

What do the new permitted development rights mean for neighbourhood plans?

30 July 2013

Neighbourhood planning: golden rules – Part Two

The second part of our "golden rules" is plan positively. Mick Duggan from the Department for Communities and Local Government looks at how to do this.

17 July 2013

Neighbourhood Planning Independent Examiner Referral Service endorsed by Minister

Nick Boles MP, Minister for Planning, endorsed the Neighbourhood Planning Independent Examiner Referral Service (NPIERS) during his keynote speech at the first RICS Localism and Neighbourhood Planning Symposium.

16 July 2013

Planning minister learns about neighbourhood planning in Coton Park

The Rugby Advertiser reports on the visit of Nick Boles MP to Coton Park, where he met with Coton Park Neighbourhood Forum.

10 July 2013

Broughton Astley Neighbourhood Plan reaches examination stage

The "Big Plan" for Broughton Astley is the first Neighbourhood Plan in Leicestershire to reach the examination stage.

10 July 2013

Training held on Neighbourhood Plans

Communities wishing to produce their own Neighbourhood Plans were invited to a training event by Horsham District Council to find out more about the process, reports the West Sussex County Times.