Election 2015 – The Landmark ‘Manifesto’

Election 2015 – 55 days to go! Today, Thursday 12 March, we have 55 days remaining to enjoy/endure the run up to the UK General Election on May 7. The parties have by now, hopefully, decided the key issues on which they will set out their stalls, although...

Formal vs Informal EIA Scoping

In 2014, the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Directive was codified and the EIA Regulations are due to be amended this year. Recently, government think tanks have focused on potential EIA Screening threshold changes but in general there is a strong emphasis on...