Stunning by-election upset puts spotlight on Government’s planning reforms

Well done to Sarah Green.  With the Tories riding high in the polls, it was a sensational by-election success and points to the Liberal Democrat rekindling their place as the political [...]

By |2021-06-18T14:26:27+00:00June 18th, 2021|Blog, Forty Shillings, Housing, Politics|0 Comments

Planning by algorithm – initial thoughts on the Planning White Paper

The management of the ‘A’-level results has been a total shambles, a case study in public policy and Government incompetence. The objectives and actions of the Government and Ofqual were [...]

By |2020-08-19T10:42:07+00:00August 19th, 2020|Blog, Construction, Forty Shillings, Housing, Politics|0 Comments

Sunak sets out plan to ‘build, build, build’

  Today, Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor set out the next steps of his plan to keep Britain working through the pandemic.    With economists warning of a major economic downturn and record levels of unemployment, [...]

By |2020-07-08T16:18:38+00:00July 8th, 2020|Commercial, Construction, Leisure, Politics|0 Comments

Queen’s Speech: What a Johnson government means for the planning sector

Altering Conservatism After nine years of austerity, the Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been clear that he intends to overhaul traditional Conservative Party dogma by increasing the levels of government [...]

By |2019-12-19T17:09:41+00:00December 19th, 2019|Blog, Forty Shillings, Housing, Infrastructure, Politics|0 Comments
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