Monthly Archive: July 2016


The NHS step into town planning

In a move wholly supported by the writers of this blog, the NHS have announced  plans to create 10 new healthy towns around England. Aiming to provide over 76,000 houses over a five year...


What is happening in the High Street?

A recent report confirms what we already knew…the number of planning applications in the high street for retail use has fallen year on year. Since pre-recession times the number of applications for shops has...


Welcome to the UK Town Planning Blog

So much of the town planning information available to either professionals or the general public in the UK is quite formal or boring, passed on through technical websites or blogs. Our aim is to present news and...