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Recent success new agricultural building

Recent Success

Planning Approved Consent for New Agricultural Building Wilson Wraight Planning has secured planning consent for a new grain store at Beccles Heliport.  As the address implies, the building was located close to an active airfield which meant it was not possible to take advantage of Permitted Development rules for new agricultural buildings under 1,000 sqm. […]

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Will Biodiversity Net Gain result in a financial gain for farmers?

The Government has made it a key priority to build houses. In 2017, the Conservatives had a manifesto pledge to deliver 1 million homes by the end of 2020 and to deliver half a million more by the end of 2022. However, the Prime Minister has also promised to protect biodiversity and be “the first generation to […]

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Queen's Speech

Rural Planning and Development Opportunities Update – May 2021

The recent national media speculation that a planning bill would be included in the government’s legislative programme over the next year was finally confirmed in the much anticipated Queen’s speech in May where Her Majesty announced that “Laws to modernise the planning system, so that more homes can be built, will be brought forward.”   […]

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