Is There a Housing Shortage?

The recent White Paper on housing sets out Government's approach to resolving the current housing crisis. Amongst the measures proposed are amendments to the National Planning Policy Framework in favour of more housing developments; Local

Strategic Development Licences for Great Crested Newts

Great crested newts are strictly protected by legislation, and at present developers must apply for licences on a site by site basis to undertake operations that could breach this legislation. Such licences are issued by