In December 2018 Neil March was appointed a Director of the Practice in succession to Ian Ellis who stepped down to the role of Associate Director. Neil has been with the Practice for four years and has joined Andy Partridge and Ian Donohue in owning and managing the business. Ian remains working at the Practice but, after 44 years in Planning, it was time to hand over his Director reins and concentrate on client work for the next two years.
An appeal is allowed and planning permission is granted for a verandah, alterations to fenestration to existing building and cladding. An appeal is allowed for the permission of the retention of vehicular access, access track and fencing. An appeal is allowed and planning permission is granted for the erection of a glass lobby under existing ground floor canopy and re-plant beds up to pavement edge
An appeal has been successful in relation to the South Downs National Park’s request for CIL payment in relation to a caravan. The valuation office agreed that a caravan is not a building.