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Planning weekly highlights—9 November 2017

Planning weekly highlights—9 November 2017
Published on: 09 November 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Planning weekly highlights—9 November 2017
  • In this issue:
  • National and local planning policy
  • ClientEarth launches new judicial review of Air Quality Plan
  • HS2 publishes Air Quality Strategy
  • Court of Appeal issues guidance on interpreting precise statements of planning policy (Harvey v Mendip DC)
  • Court advises on scope of policy protecting non-designated heritage assets (Travis Perkins v WCC)
  • Decision of High Court on reasons for granting permission for infill development to be appealed
  • Court upholds refusal of planning permission over air quality concerns (Gladman v SCLG)
  • Planning for nationally significant infrastructure
  • More...

Article summary

This week’s Planning highlights includes updates on: ClientEarth’s new judicial review of the Air Quality Plan; HS2’s air quality strategy; a delay in the Silvertown Tunnel DCO decision; improvements to London’s transport system; consolidated Habitats Regulations; and cases relating to: the interpretation of precise statements of planning policy, policy protecting non-designated heritage assets, air quality concerns and a failed challenge to CPO where there was no substantial prejudice. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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