Planning (Wales) Bill – Welsh policy update

On 6 July 2015 the Planning (Wales) Bill received Royal Assent. The Planning (Wales) Bill The key purposes of the Act are to: Strengthen the plan-led approach to planning. The Bill introduces the National Development Framework for Wales which will set out national...

July round up

Half way through Landmark’s 30th Anniversary year, July 2015 has certainly been eventful.  The drive by the new Government to encourage economic growth by deregulating planning process and altering the thrust of development policy, which we anticipated from...

Ash Dieback at Landmark

An outbreak of Ash Dieback Disease (Chalara fraxinea) has been confirmed in our area. Worse still, it’s in the Landmark MD’s garden in the Chew Valley south of Bristol. Nick noticed some possible early signs in late May and these became more marked in June. He...