JR or 288: Court Determines Jurisdiction in Challenge to LDC Appeal Costs Order

Planning, Environment & Property

JR or 288: Court Determines Jurisdiction in Challenge to LDC Appeal Costs Order

The claimant council, Stratford-on-Avon challenged the award by the Secretary of State of costs to the Interested Party for its withdrawn section 195 Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Daniel Stedman Jones Date

The tap turns back on post-purdah. Victoria Hutton in successful defence of Wealden District Council’s refusal of mixed-use urban extension at Polegate despite a lack of a five-year housing land supply

The day after the ‘purdah period’ ended Planning Inspector Louise Phillips MA (Cantab) MSc MRTPI issued her decision to refuse planning permission for a mixed-use urban extension comprising up to… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Victoria Hutton Date

The Court of Appeal Finds no Error in Environmental Permit for NSIP Waste Facility in Bedfordshire

Lindblom LJ gave the court’s judgment in BACI’s appeal against the judgment of Lang J in the High Court dismissing its claim that an environmental permit in respect of nationally-significant… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Daniel Stedman Jones Date

Construction, Planning and Procurement Law Update Belfast

Date & Time: Monday 2 December 2019, 2 PM – 5.15 PM (registration from 1.45pm) Click here to view Slides Venue: Olympic 3 The Clayton Hotel 22 Ormeau Ave Belfast,… Read more »

CategorySeminar Archive Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Parishil Patel QC, Hannah McCarthy Date

John Steel Q.C. and Victoria Hutton successful in gaining planning permission with a full award of costs for new sports and science facilities at Harrow School

Following a two week inquiry in April 2019, the Secretary of State has agreed with the decision of Planning Inspector Callum Parker to grant permission for new sports and science… Read more »

CategoryNews Author John Steel QC, Victoria Hutton Date

Bristol Will Ban All Diesel Vehicles In City Centre

Bristol City Council is intending, as a response to non-compliant air quality, to introduce a ban on diesel cars in its city centre.  Bristol is the first city to adopt… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Stephen Tromans QC Date

Letters: Environment Bill

Nigel Pleming QC, Stephen Tromans QC and Richard Wald are amongst the 24 signatories of a letter posted in the Telegraph Letters, on Wednesday 30 October 2019, regarding the Environment… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Nigel Pleming QC, Stephen Tromans QC, Richard Wald Date

Construction Nuisance Conference

Hiscox –v- Pinnacle, 11 years on: progress in Construction Operation Regulation 39 Essex Chambers welcomes Will Minting to discuss progress in Construction Operations Regulation alongside Richard Harwood OBE QC and… Read more »

CategorySeminar Archive Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Paul Darling OBE QC Date

Oil and gas regime to be reviewed as Government admits transposition error

The government is launching a review of the Environmental Impact Assessment legislation and practices for offshore oil and gas after conceding judicial review proceedings brought against drilling in Poole Bay…. Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

Manchester Ship Canal Company Ltd v Vauxhall Motors Ltd

The 39 Essex Chambers team of William Norris QC, Simon Edwards and Daniel Stedman Jones achieved a ground breaking win for Vauxhall Motors Ltd in the Supreme Court when, in… Read more »

CategoryNews Author William Norris QC, Simon Edwards, Daniel Stedman Jones Date

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