Category: Environmental

Will removing detail layout and scale in Outline Planning Applications speed up the application process?

The government has removed the requirement to detail layout and scale in outline planning applications. Is this Good news for the...

community infrastructure levy

Is there a future for the Community Infrastructure Levy?

The recent announcement by Planning Minister, Nick Bowles MP, unveiling direct cash incentives of up to 25% of the Community Infrastructure...

Last chance for the plan-led system?

The Localism Act, which legislated for the introduction of Neighbourhood Plans, could be the last-ditch attempt to get the plan-led system...

Shop doorway barricaded with sandbags in Tower Street, York, North Yorkshire.

Flood Crisis – Cherry & Griffiths assist policyholders in Northern England

Yet again torrential rain has caused flooding across large areas of northern England, with some people being forced to leave their homes...

how much energy are you wasting?

How much energy is your business wasting?

High energy costs are crippling many British businesses but there are ways of maximising energy efficiency and saving money as well as...