This RTPI NE conference, is brought to you in association with Eversheds LLP, and will examine the important developments in planning law in the past twelve months and examine the key issues arising for the management of development with presentations and debate with speakers of national standing. An event not to be missed
9.30 am Registration and refreshments
10.00 am Chairman’s Introduction
10.10 am Policing the SPD System, Making sure the LPA gets it right!
This session will look at the limits to a local planning authority’s powers to introduce supplementary planning documents focussing on two recent cases in the High Court
David Hardy, Partner, Eversheds LLP
10.50 am Planning and Prosperity: Retail Planning Issues, Town centres and Winning Cities
Review of retail market trends and planning consequences for town centres and what makes competitive cities
David Bell, Director, Jones Lang LaSalle
11.30 am Refreshments
11.45 am Dealing with impacts on the setting of heritage assets
Examining the national policy context and how to robustly approach the assessment of impacts on the setting of heritage assets when submitting and determining applications
Paul Maile, Partner, Eversheds LLP
12.15 pm Open Forum (with Morning Speakers)
12.40 pm Lunch
1.40 pm Planning Case Law Review
An update of topical issues in the current market
Christopher Young, Barrister, No. 5 Chambers
2.20 pm Localism in Practice
As part of its commitment to localism the Government has handed greater decision-making responsibility to local councils, yet 'local' decisions risk being overturned on appeal much as before. What is localism in practice?
Peter Dixon, Director, Sui Generis Planning LLP
3.00 pm Recent Developments in Town and Village Greens
The Growth and Infrastructure Act 2013 made a number of changes to the system for registration of TVGs. Has this now shifted the balance in favour of developer and landowner?
Peter Nesbit, Principal Associate, Eversheds LLP
3.40 pm Open Forum (with Afternoon Speakers)
4.00 pm Finish
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The RTPI NE would like to extend their thanks to Eversheds for the support in the organisation of this event.
The RTPI NE would like to thank Eversheds for their support of this event and other RTPI NE activities.