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Why timing can be critical to your chances of planning success: Hourigan Connolly Guest Blog

Securing planning permission is generally about the right site in the right location but get the timing wrong and prospects can be ruined. In this post, Hourigan Connolly explain some of the issues you may encounter and the significant impact they might have on your chances of success.
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THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE: What does ‘sustainable development’ really mean and why is it so important?

‘Sustainable development’ is described as the ‘golden thread’ running through planning policy in England. The planning system is based on the presumption that development which is sustainable should be allowed to take place. But what exactly is sustainable development? This blog explains.
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