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Housing 2023 - where are we now?

12 July 2023 at 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM / North East England / Updates

12 July 2023 at 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Copthorne Hotel, Close, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom, NE1 3RT
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RTPI North East | [email protected]

Bookings are now closed.

This one day seminar considers the challenges facing the delivery of housing across the North East and Teesside at a time of considerable political and economic change and uncertainty. 

The day will be chaired by Steven Longstaff, Director at ELG Planning and we will hear from the following speakers. 


  • Stephen Jackson Dip TP  MRTPI, Director of Advanced Development Consultants Ltd
    Affordable Housing and Planning - "The system giveth and the system taketh away"
  • Roddy Macdonald, Legal Direction, Planning and Infrastructure Consenting at Eversheds Sutherland
    Update on Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill and ‘Hillside’ Issues
  • Nicky Voase, Director at QAD Architects
    How can we embrace the evolving nature of residential master planning?
  • Sarah Belton, Founder at Nutrient Neutral Limited
    Nutrient Neutrality: Calculators, credits and other choices
  • David Hand, Head of Planning, Policy, Economic Strategy and Environment at Darlington Borough Council
    Delivering Housing – The Challenges of a LPA
  • Joe Smith MRTPI, Planning Manager at Bellway Homes Limited
    Opportunities and Challenges for North East Housing Development

This event is kindly sponsored by ELG Planning.   

All RTPI events are open to public and private sector, and therefore offers a considerable benefit of knowledge being exchanged between all sectors.   All members are protected through code of conduct.

View our full programme of events here.

If you experience any problems when booking, please contact Kim Walker Regional Coordinator for assistance.

Learn more about our speakers

Steven Longstaff

Director at ELG Planning

Stephen Jackson

Director of Advanced Development Consultants Ltd

Roddy Macdonald

Legal Director at Eversheds Sutherland

Nicky Voase BSc(hons), M.Arch,RIBA

Architect and Director at QAD Architects

Sarah Belton MSci MSc

Founder,  Nutrient Neutral

David Hand

Head of Planning Policy, Economic Strategy and Environment at Darlington Borough Council

Joe Smith BA(Hons); MSc; MRTPI

Planning Manager - Bellway Homes Limited (Durham)

Thank you to our sponsor

ELG Planning