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Scotland

    • Registers, Edinburgh
      Client: The Chris Stewart Group
      Lead planning advisors on the mixed use redevelopment of this major city centre site, including strategic planning advice, delivery of detailed planning permission and listed building consent, in June 2016.
    • King's Stables Road, Edinburgh
      Client: Peveril Securities
      Lead planning advisor on the redevelopment of major brownfield city centre site, including strategic planning advice, management of planning and conservation area consent application processes, and securing additional planning permission at deemed refusal appeal (July 2018). Planning Permission granted August 2017.   
    • Exchange 2, Edinburgh
      Client: Scottish Power Energy Networks / C220
      Lead planning advisor on the re-development of a major brownfield city centre site for two large hotels and an office, including strategic planning advice, planning, listed building and conservation area consent applications, and public consultation process.
    • King Street, Aberdeen
      Client: West Coast Estates
      Mixed use development comprising retail and student accommodation, including pre-application consultation and negotiation of planning permission. Planning Permisison granted March 2017.
    • Muckle Brig, Edinburgh
      Client: Muckle Brig Distillery
      Lead planning advisor responsible for planning application for tall building at Leith Docks for distillery and associated accommodation, including visitor centre.
    • Plean, Stirling
      Client: Persimmon Homes East Scotland / Story Homes
      Planning strategy advice and appeal against refusal of planning permission in principle for 500 house development. 
    • Croftside, Stirling
      Client: Bellway Homes
      Lead planning advisor for planning application for residential development forming first phase of the South Stirling Gateway development. 
    • Cowdenbeath, Fife
      Client: In-site Property Solutions
      Planning strategy advice for a major residential led-mixed use development with employment generating uses at Thistle Industrial Estate, Cowdenbeath. Including pre-application consultation in preparation of application for future planning application. 
    • Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire
      Client: Heron Property Limited
      Lead planning advisor for planning permission in principle application for residential development for up to 185 units on the former Speyside Distillery site.
    • Musselburgh, East Lothian
      Client: Queen Margaret University
      Planning strategy advice in relation to emerging East Lothian Local Development Plan, and preparation of Development Strategy for University. 
    • Bioquarter, Edinburgh
      Client: Scottish Enterprise; University of Edinburgh; NHS Lothian
      Advice relating to Development Framework and master plan preparation.  Preparation of application to amend planning permission in principle. 
    • Haymarket Yards, Edinburgh
      Client: Scape Homes
      Strategic planning advice, pre-application consultation and negotiation of planning permission for student accomodation block at prominent vacant brownfield site. Planning Permission granted February 2018. 
    • Baxters Place, Edinburgh
      Client: The Chris Stewart Group
      Major planning application for hotel development in Edinburgh City Centre, including extensive pre-application consultation and management of planning application and planning obligation. Planning Permission granted July 2014.
    • Cockenzie Power Station, East Lothian
      Client: Scottish Power 
      Consenting advice in connection with Section 36 approval for CCGT development and associated gas pipeline.
    • Haddington, East Lothian
      Client: Persimmon Homes East Scotland
      Strategic planning advice and management of consultation and planning application process for mixed use housing and business development. Planning Permisison granted November 2014.
    • Haddington, East Lothian
      Client: In-site Property Solutions
      Strategic planning advice and management of consultation and planning application process for business development and secure planning permisison for nursing home and 30 extra care home units (June 2017).
    • Kildean, Stirling
      Client: Barratt and David Wilson Homes West Scotland & Elphinstone Land Limited (in liquidation)
      Application for planning permission in principle (PPP) for residential-led mixed use development.  Appeal against deemed refusal.  PPP granted on appeal in January 2014. 
    • Various locations, Scotland 
      Client: Scottish Enterprise
      National policy and development plan review and assessment.
    • Blackdog, Aberdeenshire
      Client: Scottish Enterprise
      Advice in relation to onshore infrastructure to serve the offshore wind farm.  Preparation of commentary in relation to potential appeal against refusal of planning permission.
    • Highlands and Islands, Scotland
      Client: Scottish Enterprise
      Preparation of response to National Planning Framework 3 and Scottish Planning Policy.
    • Various projects in Edinburgh
      Client: The Chris Stewart Group
      Management of planning application and appeal process and advice for restaurant and residential development at Hamilton Place and residential development at Beaverbank Place, Edinburgh.
    • Diageo Site, Hill Street, Kilmarnock
      Client: Ayrshire College
      Strategic planning advice and management of planning application process for new College.  Representations to emerging Local Development Plan.  Planning permission in principle granted in May 2013.
    • St. Peter Street, Aberdeen
      Client: Scape Homes Limited
      Strategy advice in relation to 120 studio student housing development, and appeal against refusal of planning permission.  Planning permission granted on appeal in November 2013.
    • Countesswells, Aberdeen
      Client: Heron Developments
      Strategic planning advice regarding major housing and industrial development, comprising 3,000 houses and 10 hectares of industrial development in west Aberdeen. Planning Permission in Principle granted April 2016.
    • McDonald Road, Edinburgh
      Client: Kingsford Developments Limited
      Change of use of Category B listed building for 77 bedroom studio apartment development, and appeal against deemed refusal. Planning Permission granted on appeal August 2014.
    • Kew Terrace, Edinburgh
      Client: S83 Limited
      Planning application for retail-led mixed use development.  Planning permission granted in December 2013.
    • Bellahouston Park, Glasgow
      Client: Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice
      Planning strategy advice in relation to relocation of Hospice from Glasgow City Centre to Bellahouston Park.  Planning permission granted in June 2013.
    • Argyle Street, Glasgow
      Client: Motel One
      Due diligence advice for hotel development.
    • Haymarket, Edinburgh
      Client: Tune Hotels
      Advice in relation to hotel development in Edinburgh City Centre’s West End.
    • Grangemouth, Falkirk
      Client: New River Retail
      Response to Falkirk Local Development Plan in relation to Grangemouth Town Centre.
    • Burnside, Clackmannan
      Client: KPMG LLP
      Representation to emerging Clackmannanshire Local Development Plan.  Preparation of PPP application for residential development.
    • Gateside, Fife
      Client: Craig & Co.
      Preparation and management of planning application for residential  development. Granted December 2013.
    • Lennel, Scottish Borders
      Client:Large private estate owners
      Compulsory Purchase Order, alternative land use advice and expert witness at Public inquiry.

Ireland

  • Tallaght, Dublin
    Client: Harvey Norman Ireland Ltd.
    Strategic planning advice for new retail store.
  • Drimnagh, Dublin
    Client: Antcon Ltd
    Strategic planning advice and management of planning application for mixed-use development.
  • Tullamore, Ireland
    Client: John Flanagan Developments
    Strategic planning advice and management of  Masterplan and planning application for Regional Health Park.
  • Tullamore, Ireland
    Client: Flanagan Properties
    Strategic and local planning policy advice. Strategic  advice and management of planning application and planning appeal processes for major retail and town  centre developments.

Northern Ireland

  • Templepatrick, N Ireland
    Client: KPMG LLP
    Advice in relation to hotel development.

England

  • Canterbury; Camden; Twickenham; Manchester; Durham; Exeter
    Client: Empiric Student Property
    Lead planning advisor for purpose built student accomodation (PBSA) developments, including appraisal, applications, appeals and ongoing advice. 
  • Birmingham; Manchester
    Client: Czero Developments
    Advice in relation to planning applications for PBSA.
  • Rye House Power Station, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
    Client: Scottish Power Generation
    Advice in relation to emerging Local Development Framework.