GREAT BRITISH SELL OFF AND COMMUNITY ASSET TRANSFER

In June this year Locality, which is the national membership charity of community organisations, launched Save our Spaces. This is a campaign to save buildings and spaces that have come to be seen as a maintenance liability to councils from being sold off into private ownership. Losing public buildings and […]

THE RAYNSFORD REVIEW – NINE PROPOSITIONS FOR A NEW PLANNING SYSTEM

Those not directly connected with planning or the built environment may have missed the fact that a major review of the planning system has been underway. Headed by the Town and Country Planning Association,  Nick Raynsford (whose previous career includes being Director of Shelter, MP and Shadow Minister for Housing […]

Your City’s Planning Policies – Make a difference!

The Sheffield Development Framework (SDF) Draft City Policies, Sites and Proposals Map are available for consultation up to midnight on 31 August 2010. Amongst other things, the documents propose housing, employment and flexible use allocations in all parts of the city. SCT is extremely concerned that Proposed or to be improved walking […]