About LUC
is a private limited company registered in England (Reg No. 2549296), having its Registered Office at
43 Chalton Street,
London NW1 1JD.

12th Floor, Colston Tower,
Colston Street. Bristol

+44 (0)117 929 1997


43 Chalton Street,

+44 (0)20 7383 5784

28 Stafford Street,

+44 (0)131 202 1616


2 Mount Street
M2 5WQ

+44 (0)161 3026640

37 Otago Street,
G12 8JJ

+44 (0)141 334 9595

Lancaster Environment Centre
Lancaster University
Lancaster LA1 4YQ

+44 (0)1524 592 829

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LUC Associate to speak at ialeUK annual conference

Our Associate Landscape and Seascape Planner Sally Marshall is excited to be speaking at this year's annual International Association for Landscape Ecology (ialeUK) conference, held at Manchester Metropolitan University. The conference, which will be taking place from 27th to 29th June, marks the [...]

June 21st, 2017|General news|

LUC celebrates 20 years of using GIS

Our GIS & Visualisation team has been having fun developing and sharing some of our work through ESRI Story Maps. We’re continually seeking new ways to making our project outputs more interactive, engaging and accessible. We’ve also been refining and [...]

June 8th, 2017|General news, GIS & Visualisation|

Meet our talented new staff in the north of England

Jon Abbatt: Head of Strategic Development, Lancaster office With a background in forestry and landscaping, Jon has held a number of commercial and business development roles in environmental consultancy over the last 15 years. Prior to joining LUC he was [...]

June 7th, 2017|General news|

Ecology survey season gets off to a novel start

LUC’s ecologists have launched another busy survey season! Our UK-wide ecology team is currently implementing surveys on sites ranging from historic royal palaces to water treatment works, in locations from Kent to Caithness. We love nothing more than a project [...]

June 6th, 2017|General news, Ecology|

LUC opens second office in north of England and plans to celebrate with launch party

We are thrilled to open our Manchester office today following the launch of our Lancaster office last month. Our expansion into the north of England will enable us to better serve our clients at a local level and to celebrate, [...]

June 5th, 2017|General news|

LUC Director of Landscape Planning to speak at Landscape Institute conference

Our Director of Landscape Planning Kate Ahern has been invited to speak at the Landscape Institute's 'Landscape as Infrastructure' conference on Thursday 22 June. Kate will be speaking about "Landscape led infrastructure – character, complexity and citizen participation" alongside Jo [...]

June 1st, 2017|General news|

RIBA London award for Peabody Silchester after LUC landscape masterplan

LUC is pleased to be part of a winning team at this year’s RIBA London awards on a large residential project in London. LUC worked with Haworth Tompkins Architects on a new Peabody housing scheme within The Royal Borough of Kensington and [...]

May 30th, 2017|General news, Urban Design, Development & Regeneration|

LUC sponsoring First Thursday Club networking lunch in Bristol

LUC is proud to be sponsoring the First Thursday Club networking lunch event in Bristol next week. The event will welcome professionals from the construction industry in the South West for networking and lunch on Thursday 1 June. First Thursday [...]

May 26th, 2017|General news|

Changes to Permitted Development Rights for schools

Recent amendments to Permitted Development legislation include changes which extend the rights for new and existing schools. In an effort to support the government’s commitment to deliver more school places, the Department for Communities and Local Government first introduced proposed [...]

May 23rd, 2017|General news|

LUC Options Appraisal to improve financial sustainability for Cannock Chase AONB

Those organisations responsible for managing AONBs and discharging the responsibilities imposed upon them in the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000 are – in common with other bodies managing public open space – mindful of the need to manage increased [...]

May 22nd, 2017|General news, Landscape Management|