Planning Permission

Are Lap Dancing Clubs Skirting Around The Law?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2013 | UK

A government minister has admitted that bars are able to host lap dancing without having to apply for full permission because of a legal loophole. ...

Watered Down Planning Reforms To Give Neighbours A Say

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2013 | UK Politics

The Government has watered down its controversial planning reforms, with a new right for neighbours to be consulted before homeowners take advantage o...

McDonald's Versus The Pub

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK

MPs have accused McDonalds of undermining the "Great British pub" by buying up boozers and converting them into fast-food outlets. The burger giant...

Planning Permission Relaxed To Boost Economy

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK Politics

Planning restrictions on home and business extensions are to be eased by the government as part of a package of measures to help kick-start the econom...

Planning Reforms: Conservationists Fear Urban Sprawl As New Reforms Published

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Politics

The government will today publish long-awaited reforms to the planning system which have been the focus of a bitter dispute with countryside campaigne...

Swingers' Club In Rural Idyll Has Council's Knickers In A Twist

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2012 | UK

A swingers' club boasting dungeons, gangbangs and torture equipment has caused outrage in Calmore, Hampshire, as residents and the local council claim...

Architects Condemn 'Shoe-Box' New Build Homes

PA | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK

Architects have criticised the "shameful shoe-box homes" being built in Britain today, saying many are too small for family life. ...