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

London
43 Chalton Street,
London
NW1 1JD

+44 (0)20 7383 5784
london@landuse.co.uk

Bristol
12th Floor, Colston Tower,
Colston Street. Bristol
BS1 4XE

+44 (0)117 929 1997
bristol@landuse.co.uk

Glasgow
37 Otago Street,
Glasgow
G12 8JJ

+44 (0)141 334 9595
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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh
EH3 7BD

+44 (0)131 202 1616
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A new Landscape Character Assessment for Sevenoaks District

LUC has recently updated the existing landscape character evidence base for Sevenoaks District. The updated Landscape Character Assessment (LCA) is intended to provide context for policies and proposals within the new Local Plan 2015-2035, inform the determination of planning applications and [...]

March 15th, 2017|Landscape & Seascape Assessment|

LUC’s light pollution and dark skies campaign shortlisted for ENDS Environmental Impact award

We are pleased to announce that our light pollution and dark skies campaign with Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) has been shortlisted for an ENDS Environmental Impact award in the ‘Campaign of the Year’ category. We worked alongside CPRE, [...]

March 14th, 2017|General news, GIS & Visualisation|

LUC Principal Ecologist to deliver Emerging Technology workshop

Our Principal Ecologist, Juli Titherington MEECW, is excited to be delivering a workshop at the Association of Environmental and Ecological Clerks of Works (AEECoW) Inaugural Spring Conference, later this month.  AEECoW is proud to announce the conference is being supported and [...]

March 9th, 2017|Ecology|

LUC Planner to speak at Scottish Renewables seminar

Our Principal Planner Nick Brown is excited to be speaking at Scottish Renewables’ seminar entitled Feasibility and Site Selection: Electricity Storage tomorrow at The Studio in Glasgow. The CPD event will discuss the role that electricity storage is likely to [...]

LUC commissioned for Mourne Mountain Gateway Study

LUC has been commissioned by Newry, Mourne and Down District Council and other partners to look at ways to develop visitor infrastructure for the sustainable enhancement of access from the town of Newcastle to the Mourne Mountains, foothills and forests, [...]

March 6th, 2017|Strategic Planning & Assessment, Education & Leisure|

Housing White Paper introduces new approach to great crested newt licensing

Natural England to roll-out Woking pilot across England Natural England (NE) is to implement a new strategic approach to great crested newt (GCN) licensing, which aims to achieve better outcomes for GCN conservation whilst streamlining the process for housing developers. [...]

February 28th, 2017|Development Planning, Ecology, Heritage & Environment|

LUC Associate Director to speak at Planning For Housing conference

Our Associate Director of Planning Sarah Young will be speaking at the upcoming Planning For Housing conference in Manchester, hosted by Planning Resource. The event on Tuesday 28 March 2017 will see Sarah speaking about Green Belt reviews with members from the City [...]

LUC’s work with Parks and Open Space Strategies

Those with an interest in public parks, whether as land managers or users, are only too aware of the perilous state of the UK’s network of open spaces. These significant community assets, which contribute to public health, community integration and [...]

February 23rd, 2017|General news, Landscape Management|

LUC Ecology gears up for another busy survey season

Winter is traditionally a quieter time for ecologists. We use the time to reflect on the busy season of the previous year and develop and improve our skills to provide an even more efficient and client-focussed service. While winter 2016/17 hasn’t [...]

February 21st, 2017|Ecology|

LUC nominated for prestigious planning industry award

We are thrilled to be announced as a finalist at the RTPI Awards for Planning Excellence 2017 for our work on the Plymouth and Plymouth Urban Fringe Landscape and Seascape Assessment. This study will help Plymouth City Council, adjacent local [...]