planning for a fuel depot

Our recent planning approval for a fuel depot at Swaffham is an example of some of the more niche planning applications we assist with, here at Plainview Planning. Our client, an established domestic and commercial fuel distributor, sought to establish … Continued


Further to extensive pre-application discussions with the Council and a successful public consultation event in January, Plainview Planning have now submitted an outline planning application for a 61-bed Premier Inn hotel, with associated restaurant and bar. A family scheme: The … Continued


It was busy weekend with the Plainview Team on hand answering questions and responding to feedback at a public consultation event for the proposed redevelopment of a site in Windsor, to create a 61-bed hotel and restaurant. The site: The … Continued


The team at Plainview Planning are providing planning consultancy support on an exciting new residential development scheme in a sustainable location in Espom, Surrey. The scheme seeks to redevelop two empty and dilapidated residential units, into 17 high quality flats. The architects … Continued


Chelmsford City Council have embarked on the first stage of public consultation for their new Local Plan, which will provide a planning strategy for Chelmsford up to 2036. The document they are consulting on is snappily titled: The Local Plan Issues … Continued


The announcement of a public consultation on the South Downs National Park Local Plan is a milestone event for two key reasons: The plan is expected to be adopted in 2017. When it is, it will be the first time … Continued


In response to the withdrawal of Uttlesford District Council’s Local Plan earlier this year, the council have proposed a new approach which will focus on the emerging development strategy. In light of this, the council have recently been exploring areas … Continued

Pittville Campus

Plainview Planning are delighted with the decision by Cheltenham Borough Council Planning Committee to approve an exciting scheme to redevelop a dilapidated  university teaching site into an attractive Student Village. The scheme will involve the erection of 577 new-build bedrooms, … Continued

Pitville Student Campus UoG

Plainview Planning have been providing full planning consultancy services, supporting the University of Gloucestershire and U-Living on an exciting scheme to regenerate Pittville Campus, turning a dilapidated and underused site into an attractive 791 bed Student Village. At a Planning … Continued


The Mid Sussex District Plan has been published for public consultation for a period of 6 weeks, running from the 12th June to the 24th July 2015. This follows previous consultation on the draft District Plan between November 2014 and … Continued