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18 November 2024 at 10:00 AM
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hawthorn Square, Stephenson Quarter, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear, United Kingdom, NE1 3SA
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RTPI North East | [email protected]

At this seminar we will hear from speakers covering a wide range of disciplines associated with decision taking and plan making. Topics being considered include travel planning, judicial reviews, BNG, green infrastructure/landscaping, green belt assessments and legal agreements. For a one stop shop on current issues and best practice this event is a must.

This seminar will be chaired by Steven Longstaff MRTPI, Director at ELG Planning and we will hear from the following speakers.

  • Neil Turner, Director at Howarth Lichfields
    Balancing conservation with the need to achieve modern sustainable design – the potential conflict in planning applications
  • Lloyd Collins Mplan AIEMA MRTPI, Principal Planner at Environment Bank
  • Helen Smith CMLI, Technical Director at Landscape Architecture
  • John Hacker, Director at TPS Consultants
    Securing Travel Plans Through the Planning System
  • David Hardy, Partner at CMS
  • Fiona Wilson, Technical Director - Environmental Management and Assessment at Pell Frischmann
    An evidence based approached to environmental assessment, and how that is delivered and perceived through different statutory processes
  • Tessa Fletcher, Planning Manager - Harmony Energy
    The complexities of Renewable Energy Developments

There are a limited number of complimentary tickets available for Local Authority planners. If you are interested, please contact Kim Walker. 


This seminar is kindly sponsored by ELG Planning


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 out speakers

Steven Longstaff

Director at ELG Planning

John Hacker

Director at TPS Consultants

Fiona Wilson

Technical Director - Environmental Management and Assessment at Pell Frischmann

Neil Turner

Director at Howarth Lichfields

Tessa Fletcher

Planning Manager at Harmony Energy