Category: News and views


How to deal with conflict in planning

I recently took part in an event in Falkirk organised largely for planners, who, nearing the end of their Local Development Plan process, are taking a deep reflective breath and sharing their learning, before...


Why I joined Planning Democracy

Why I Joined Planning Democracy and Why we Need More Democracy in Planning A blog post from our latest PD recruit Paul Beswick. As chair and planning officer for Edinburgh Tollcross Community Council, I...


A Little bit of Christmas Cheer

Christmas approaches and we want to wish everyone the best for the festive period, especially those who are unfortunate enough to be spending their holidays responding to applications and consultations (and we know there...