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...

Ash Dieback

An outbreak of Ash Dieback Disease (Chalara fraxinea) has been confirmed in our area, in the Chew Valley south of Bristol. This is unfortunately the first record of Chalera in the ten kilometre  square,  but perhaps not surprising given that areas to the  south...