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Monthly Archives: September 2013

Posted in Planning

Speeding up judicial review – is a new planning court the answer?

On 6 September the Government invited views on potential measures for the further reform of judicial review. As part of this, Justice Secretary Chris Grayling plans to introduce a specialist ‘planning court’ to reduce delays on major developments and drive out the meritless cases which slow down the entire system, leading to substantial delays and

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Green Deal: what’s the big deal?

When the heatwave recedes and the familiar grey drizzle returns, will we all start preparing for winter by making use of the Green Deal? So far the Green Deal, the government’s flagship programme aimed at getting millions of homes and businesses better insulated without property owners having to pay all the costs up front, has