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LUC HR Manager receives Chartered Fellowship of CIPD

LUC would like to congratulate Helen Ash, HR Manager, for becoming a Chartered Fellow of the professional body for HR – the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). This is a great personal achievement and a reflection of the professional [...]

2019-11-21T10:36:03+00:00November 21st, 2019|General news|

LUC expert witnesses give evidence to Hulton Park call-in planning inquiry

Two LUC professionals contributed to the recent inquiry into Hulton Park in Bolton. The planning proposal is for restoration works to Hulton Park (a Registered Park and Garden) combined with a new 18-hole golf course and outline planning permission for residential [...]

2019-11-20T11:18:07+00:00November 20th, 2019|General news, Historic Environment, Landscape Planning & Assessment|

LUC Managing Director appointed Vice Chair of the RTPI University of Westminster Partnership Board

LUC’s Managing Director, Jon Grantham, is pleased to be appointed as Vice Chair of the RTPI University of Westminster Partnership Board. The University of Westminster runs planning, housing and urban design courses which are accredited by the RTPI. The Partnership Board [...]

2019-11-20T10:07:31+00:00November 20th, 2019|Development Planning, General news, Strategic Planning & Assessment|

LUC celebrates 40 years in Scotland with drinks reception

Last week we celebrated our 40th anniversary of LUC in Scotland with a drinks and canapés reception. We invited clients and colleagues to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Thursday for an evening to look back over our legacy. Our [...]

2019-11-19T11:36:36+00:00November 19th, 2019|General news|

LUC helps new Bassett House School building open

A new building at Bassett House School in North Kensington has opened after LUC obtained planning permission. We helped secure planning permission for the conversion of a former dairy, shop and flats to a new school building within a conservation [...]

2019-11-18T11:34:59+00:00November 18th, 2019|Development Planning, General news|

Build Up Hackney project opens to the public

Build Up Hackney, a new green space on Flanders Way, is now open to the public. It was designed and built by local young people, for the whole community to enjoy. LUC supported the project by running a workshop in [...]

2019-11-18T11:15:43+00:00November 15th, 2019|General news, Landscape Design|

Lundies House opens for business after landscape restoration

LUC helped Lundies House in Tongue open for business after providing landscape planning and design services. We sensitively designed the restoration of the landscaped grounds of the guesthouse with estate-owner Wildland Ltd and architects. The outcome is a unique and [...]

2019-11-13T09:52:21+00:00November 13th, 2019|General news, Landscape Planning & Assessment|

LUC sponsors Prototype Hive Mind at Eden Project

LUC is pleased to have supported a project that raises awareness of the protection of the native dark honey bee population at the Eden Project: ‘Prototype Hive Mind – Preserving populations of the Native Dark Honey Bee’. Eden is evolving into [...]

2019-11-12T10:03:49+00:00November 12th, 2019|General news, Landscape Design|

LUC Planner talks EIA at RTPI Development Management event

Our Associate Director of Planning, Helen Kent, is pleased to have spoken at the RTPI North West's Development Management Update in Manchester last week. Helen gave an update on Environmental Impact Assessment, focusing on how to navigate Environmental Statements. She [...]

2019-11-11T15:37:12+00:00November 11th, 2019|Environmental Impact Assessment, General news|

LUC celebrates two years of Real Living Wage pledge

This week is Living Wage Week and we are delighted to celebrate two years of Living Wage accreditation. This means we pledge to pay staff and third-party contractors above the minimum wage, recognising the costs of everyday life. The government [...]

2019-11-11T09:42:55+00:00November 11th, 2019|General news|

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