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16th March - Planning Workshop

Monday, 15 January 2018 13:28

Growth Growth Helen Flack


Friday 16th March 9.30am – 4pm
St Cuthbert’s Hall, Newnham Street, Bedford

A workshop for Parish Councils, community groups and individuals looking to develop an understanding of the planning system and learn how to respond to planning applications.

This workshop led by CPRE’s planning campaign manager, Paul Miner, will enable delegates to gain a deeper understanding of how the planning system works and learn how to effectively respond to planning applications. The day will involve examining case studies and there will be time to raise questions and concerns.


The day will begin with registration and refreshments and will include the following topics:
• Introduction to the planning system
• What is a local plan and why do we have them?
• How can you influence the planning system?
• The position of current local plans
• Recent changes and developments in national planning policy
• Current and forthcoming national CPRE campaigns

Cost: Including lunch and refreshments - £29 per CPRE member / £49 per non-member

To join CPRE Bedfordshire and take advantage of discounted events, gain access to our Planning Hotline for advice from CPRE, receive Fieldwork, our newsletter to help you campaign plus other benefits including discounted entry to over 200 houses and gardens across England, click here.

To book your place, please complete the booking form below.

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With thanks to Norris & Fisher Insurance Brokers Ltd for their support of this event.


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