Herefordshire Council – Call for Sites 2020

Aug 16, 2020

Herefordshire Council is preparing a Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment (HELAA). The call for sites exercise is county-wide and landowners, agents or developers can promote land which is within or close to an existing settlement and is at least 0.25 hectares.



Dreaming of diversification? Visit us at Farm Business Innovation 2020

Aug 10, 2020

Over 64% of English farms have diversified in some way over recent years and these numbers aren’t stopping any time soon.



SWDP review delayed by Covid-19

Aug 05, 2020

The completion of the review of the South Worcestershire Development Plan has been delayed due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. It was hoped that the document would be ready for public examination in early 2021, but lockdown restrictions have delayed many technical assessments.



Business as usual- a message from The Rural Planning Co

Jul 27, 2020

The impact of Covid-19 is being felt nationwide. Here at The Rural Planning Co we are doing everything we can to ensure that the service we provide remains uninterrupted. 



Keeping traditional farming alive with the help of diversification

Jun 29, 2020

With ever-increasing energy costs, pressure on food retail prices and the real impact of Brexit yet to be felt, it’s no surprise that diversification is increasingly popular.