By Nick Johnstone, Nick Johnstone Nick Johnstone Nick Johnstone2010-05-18T15:47:00+01:00
The planning system is “not working well” with half of all local authorities unlikely to meet the government’s housing delivery targets and infrastructure funding lacking cohesion and certainty, according to a damning report by the National Audit Office (NAO).
The Planning Inspectorate could cut the time it takes to decide a planning appeal from 47 to 26 weeks, according to an independent government report published today.
Northern Irish developer McAleer Rushe has secured planning permission to develop two hotels in Birmingham and Glasgow City Centre, representing a total investment of £85m.
APL Logistics is relocating its UK head office to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.