Consent Obtained for Special Education School Expansion
DWD have successfully obtained consent for the change of use of ‘The Roffen Club’ located at 41 New Road, Rochester, from a D2 Use Class health club to a D1 Use Class school. The permission will facilitate enhanced teaching facilities for Trinity School and College. Trinity specialises in teaching children and young people aged 6
DWD Secure Consent for School in the London Borough of Hackney
DWD has secured planning permission and listed building consent on behalf of Minerva Education for the change of use from office to education use within the London Borough of Hackney.
CCGT Power Station Rate Savings
DWD recently secured £1.1m of savings for an energy client that operates a CCGT power station. Detailed investigation in to the nature of a catastrophic failure at the station allowed DWD the opportunity to identify the potential for mitigation of business rates liability through a combination of business rate relief and exemptions. DWD are experts in
DWD Walking Trip 2018
Last week DWD took part in our annual hiking trip which this year took place in Annecy within the French Alps. All of the team took part in a hike in the mountains which finished off with spectacular views of Lake Annecy. Some of the team, who were feeling particularly adventurous, chose to ascend Ultra
Consent granted for Eggborough CCGT Project
The Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has granted development consent to Eggborough Power Limited (EPL) to develop a new-gas fired power station on the site of its coal-fired power station at Eggborough near Selby, North Yorkshire. DWD was the lead consultant on the Project, responsible for managing and preparing the development
DWD to Help Secure Development of 1000+ New Homes in Tangmere, Chichester
DWD recently supported Countryside Properties through the tender process to secure ‘Preferred Developer Partner’ status with Chichester District Council (CDC). The project involves developing 189 acres immediately to the West of Tangmere, West Sussex. DWD will be supporting Countryside through the land assembly process with CDC promoting the potential use of its Compulsory Purchase powers
DWD Enter the LGN Property 5K
On Thursday evening 4 members of the DWD team took part in the 2018 LGN Property 5k Race. With a number of lunchtime ‘run club’ training sessions undertaken the team were in good spirits in advance of the race (despite wet conditions and a chilly breeze). The final results for the team were: 7th –
Appeal Allowed and CLEUD Granted at Windmill Road
Appeal DWD secure planning permission, after an appeal is allowed, for the erection of a part three, part four storey building including office/showroom floor space along with 9 residential units and 9 parking spaces. The Site is located at 92-94 Windmill Road at the intersection with the Great West Road (A4) in Brentford, West London.
Check, Challenge, Appeal Penalty Regulations Published
Under Check, Challenge, Appeal (CCA) ratepayers could be hit with significant financial penalties following the government’s decision to introduce fines for providing incorrect information.
DWD Submit Application for Residential-Led Mixed Use Redevelopment Proposal in Battersea
DWD have submitted a full planning application for the redevelopment of 55-59 Lombard Road to provide two independent buildings. One building will range in height from 1 to 20 storeys and accommodate retail floorspace on the ground floor with 168 residential units and office floorspace above. The second building will comprise an upgraded Big Yellow
DWD Dispose of Charity’s Existing Industrial Premises in Worthing and Acquire Their New Accommodation
DWD were instructed by the Charity, Christian Publishing & Outreach (CPO), to dispose of their industrial premises in Worthing, West Sussex, which was owned part freehold and part leasehold. In addition, DWD were to identify and acquire new leasehold accommodation nearby CPO’s existing site. DWD successfully negotiated the surrender of an existing lease, the freehold