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 completes latest round of Sustainability Appraisal work for Braintree District Council

Our planning team recently completed the penultimate stage of Braintree District Council’s Sustainability Appraisal (SA) prior to Examination, which will be used to inform the development of the Braintree District Local Plan. Located in north Essex, Braintree is a predominantly [...]

LUC Associate Director speaks at Glasgow NOW Event

Our Associate Director of Landscape Architecture Duncan McLean recently presented at the Landscape Institute Scotland Reflections Series Event: Glasgow NOW. As part of an evening of presentations about some of the biggest regeneration and public realm projects happening right now [...]

July 5th, 2017|General news, Landscape Architecture, Urban Design|

LUC Associate to run workshop at RTPI Young Planners’ Conference

Our Associate Emma Luke is looking forward to running a workshop at this year's RTPI Young Planners' Conference. The RTPI Young Planners' conference will be held in Manchester and will welcome guest speakers over two days from 3-4 November 2017 at the [...]

July 4th, 2017|General news|

LUC’s GIS & Visualisation team gets creative with data mapping

In order to create a statement piece of art for our London office’s reception area, our GIS & Visualisation team took an artistic approach to visualising data by applying a consistent colour scheme across three different datasets, spanning the Greater [...]

June 30th, 2017|General news, GIS & Visualisation|

LUC begins work on an integrated Green Infrastructure and Landscape Sensitivity study for Leicestershire

Local authorities are in the process of preparing a non-statutory Strategic Growth Plan (SGP) for Leicester & Leicestershire. This will identify longer term proposals for housing and economic growth and will inform the preparation of local authorities’ Local Plans. The [...]

LUC provides ecology training to RSPB Scotland

LUC’s Director of Ecology, Steve Jackson-Matthews, was delighted to spend the day with RSPB Scotland staff and volunteers, providing training on ecological survey methods. Despite a typically rainy June day in Glasgow, delegates were in good spirits as they arrived [...]

June 28th, 2017|General news, Ecology|

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|