Voice of business still quiet in 'radical' reform of planning focused on housing, says Mike Derbyshire
Government's "radical" approach to planning reform announced this morning (6 Aug) has been welcomed by Head of Planning Mike Derbyshire. But he warns of dangers ahead calling for a more employment-focussed approach, a recalibration of local democracy, increased funding for LPAs and specific support for growing science and tech businesses.
Two prime Peterborough Gateway logistics assets on market with Bidwells
BentallGreenOak has announced the purchase of two land plots totaling 32.6 acres and the forward funding of two high-quality prime logistics assets in Peterborough, UK as part of the company’s strategy to acquire assets in Europe’s key logistics nodes.
Bidwells forecasts huge increase in demand for workspace in Oxford-Cambridge Arc
New Bidwells research has revealed that up to 20 million sq ft of new lab and office space will be required in the Oxford Cambridge Arc within the next two decades to keep pace with soaring demand, twice the volume of the previous 20 years.