Nicholas Boys Smith, Director of Create Streets (S2 E8)
Court Judgments of the Week,
- Hillside Parks Ltd v. Snowdonia National Parks Authority  EWCA Civ 1440 a Court of Appeal decision concerning the ‘Pilkington’ principle regarding successive planning permissions relating to the same site, and the status of a planning permission granted in 1967.
- Roao Barry Zins v East Suffolk Council & others  EWHC 2850 a challenge to the conditional grant of permssion for the creation of a lake & reuse of excavated material on site on grounds that the officer report materially misled on the noise effects & alleged heritage benefits.
Appeals of the Week: (1) a section 78 inspector decision relating to 93 dwellings on a green field site on the edge of Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon. Issues included the effect of the OHGD and WMS 12/9/2018 on HLS.
(2) a Secretary of State decision dated 2 November 2020 relating to a July 2018 application for a National Distribution Centre by Liberty Properties & Eddie Stobart agreed to be inappropriate development in the Green Belt.
“Nudge of the week” and “Champion of the Week”.