Tag Archives: Planning Decision

Gaming the planners irresponsibly: a case example of what Developers get up to.

12.1.17…..I have tried, in my waving little tall poppy way, to defend the planning system and the beleaguered planning officers from time to time when developers bemoan them as obstructive and unfair….when they are NOT.   In the main, I do … Continue reading

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Hove MP’s change-of-use premises planning application still not decided

24th October, 2015…..There has been much made of problems concerning the Brighton & Hove planning department recently and  reported in The Argus.  Readers of the post below and  of the article in The Argus that followed were made aware of … Continue reading

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No year-end Roundup. Just some bloody good NEWS!

6 January 2014…..Sorry to have slacked off somewhat on the Planning front.  Too many irons in the fires of burning concern and too little to give to anything in the end.  HAPPY NEW YEAR! I am pleased to bring you … Continue reading

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Consent for a skating rink at the Engineerium has been refused

18 May 2013…..Mike Holland’s plans for a 5-year temporary skating rink at The British Engineerium were submitted in January 2013.  There was clearly little in the way of a public response to the application which would have taken it to … Continue reading

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Redevelopment for Sackville Hotel site: won on Appeal – bizarrely

16 October 2012…..At the front end of this year, proposals for a terrace of five six-storey ‘luxury’ houses – for the collapsed Sackville Hotel site at 189 Kingsway – were twice refused planning consent .   These two refusals have been overturned on Appeal, it is today reported by the Argus … Continue reading

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