Videos

David McFarlane’s thoughts on the prospect of a new government

Keep an eye on this page for video updates from our Director, David McFarlane, on the various issues you may face during consultation on development proposals

Our Latest Video:

David McFarlane shares his thoughts on a potential Labour win at the next general election and what this could mean for the planning and development industry.

January 25, 2023

Previous Videos

David discusses what he hopes to hear from the two Tory leadership candidates during the hustings in Cheltenham.

David McFarlane discusses the impact of a change in Conservative Party leadership on planning and development policy in the UK.

David McFarlane discusses the upcoming local elections and EV charging points

James Newhall discusses the outcome of the Old Bexley and Sidcup by-election

David McFarlane reflects on the Ox-Cam Arc at Conference in Milton Keynes

David McFarlane talks about SP Broadway’s first in-person public exhibition since COVID

August 2021: David McFarlane speaks about the upcoming party conference season

June 2021: Update from David McFarlane on contents of the Planning Bill, SP Broadway Political Breakfasts and Pre-Planning Committee member briefings

September 2020 update

Reorganisation of tourist facilities

May 2020 update

Hotel regeneration

Community centre opening

Kingsgrove, Wantage

Providing infrastructure

Bellway Homes, Woolwich

Old Trafford

Communications for development projects in the public sector

Redevelopment of a brownfield site in a residential area – Emerald Gardens, Kew

Consultation on a town centre scheme – Bexleyheath

Rejuvenation of a historic market in a World Heritage Site – Greenwich

Providing areas of open space

Politics of Planning

Government Consultation for Second Staircase on Tall Buildings Could Impact Brownfield Sites
January 29, 2023
Net Zero Review recommends planning reforms
January 20, 2023
Review: Virtual Politics of Planning Breakfast Roundtable with Cllr Peter Strachan (Buckinghamshire)
January 17, 2023

Politics of Planning is our weekly planning update, bringing you the news and analysis you need to plot a successful planning course though fast-changing political waters.

   

Events

Cllr Matt Boughton
Leader of Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
Online via Microsoft Teams
7.45am - 10am
February 07, 2023
Clive Betts MP
Chair of the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Selection Committee
In-Person
London Marriott Hotel County Hall, Westminster
8.00am - 10:00am
February 28, 2023
Cllr John Fuller OBE
Leader of South Norfolk Council
Online via Microsoft Teams
7.45am-10am
March 23, 2023

Throughout the year we host roundtable
discussions between leading politicians and key figures within the development industry.

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