AFFORDABLE HOUSING SCHEME IN BROMSGROVE GIVEN GREEN LIGHT

Harris Lamb’s planning consultancy has secured planning permission for an affordable housing scheme in Bromsgrove on the site of a former job centre. The business oversaw the application on behalf of Bromford Housing Group. The project, at Churchfields, will see four houses and 14 supported apartments built along with a resource hub. James Hollyman, of the planning team, said: “Th...

HARRIS LAMB APPOINTS GRADUATE PLANNER TO ITS GROWING TEAM

Harris Lamb has welcomed a new recruit to its planning team. Alisha Paul, who graduates from Oxford Brookes University next month, joins the business’ nine-strong planning team in her first role since completing her Masters degree in City and Regional Planning. Alisha, who lives in Wolverhampton, said: “During my time studying I have completed placements within local authorities and I w...

HARRIS LAMB SECURES EXTENDED HOURS PERMISSION TO AID GROWTH FOR SOLIDOR

Harris Lamb has helped safeguard over 200 jobs in Stoke after successfully securing planning consent for extended opening hours on behalf of Solidor. The planning team provided planning advice to the business in order to increase operating hours at Solidor’s Smithpool Road site so that the manufacturer could deploy a second shift to boost productivity. Stoke City Council approved the plann...

SURVIVAL OF WELDON UNITED FC SECURED AS HOUSING DEVELOPMENT ON OLD GROUND IS SET TO GO AHEAD

A proposal for a housing development put forward by Harris Lamb Planning Consultancy that will secure the relocation and survival of a Northamptonshire football club has been given the green light. Acting on behalf of Mulberry Developments, the planning team submitted a planning application to build 27 new homes on the site of Weldon United Football Club, in Oundle Road, a location allocated fo...

HARRIS LAMB SECURES PLANNING PERMISSION TO CONVERT HISTORIC BIRMINGHAM BUILDING INTO STUDENT ACCOMMODATION

Harris Lamb’s team of planning consultants have achieved planning permission to convert an historic building in the heart of Colmore Business District into student accommodation. The Grade II* Listed Building, 89-91 Cornwall Street, will be transformed into 26 studio flats following a unanimous vote in favour of the planning and listed building applications for its conversion from councillors...