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Legal firm swaps suits for wellies in Shropshire this summer

05 July 2022

Award-winning Shropshire law firm FBCMB will step into the field this summer, touring shows and events across the county in its biggest outreach project since before the Covid-19 pandemic.

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News, Town & Country Planning

The Levelling-up and Regeneration Bill 2022-23

08 June 2022

The LURB, which received its first reading in the House of Commons on 11 May, lacks some of the more radical changes to the Planning system proposed in the ‘Planning for the Future White Paper’ published in August 2020

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News, Town & Country Planning

Stalled applications present opportunities for developers and farmers

24 January 2022

A Shropshire planning solicitor is urging developers, landowners, and farmers to forge closer relationships and explore opportunities whereby farmers are paid to stop using land for agriculture, to secure progress on planning applications which have incurred lengthy delays.

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News, Town & Country Planning

Housing delivery needn’t simply be a case of brownfield vs greenfield development

09 November 2021

When the Chancellor recently announced in his Autumn Budget that £1.8 billion would be made available to redevelop brownfield land, it was a step in the right direction.

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Case Studies, Town & Country Planning

FBC Manby Bowdler successfully lifts an occupancy restriction order imposed on a local business owner.

01 November 2021

FBC Manby Bowdler have successfully lifted an occupancy restriction order imposed on a local business owners Residential Property, which is situated adjacent to her business.

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Case Studies, Town & Country Planning

Successful outcome achieved for a local couple who put forward their objection to a neighbour’s planning proposal

01 November 2021

A successful outcome has been achieved for a Shropshire couple who instructed FBC Manby Bowdler to assist with putting forward their objection to a neighbour’s planning proposal.

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Agriculture & Renewables, News, Town & Country Planning

Court confirms that farmers must provide sufficient information when looking to erect agricultural buildings

31 August 2021

On the face of it, this is a simple and straight forward process, but as a recent court case involving a Herefordshire farmer demonstrates, the devil really is in the detail – or lack of!

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News, Town & Country Planning

Is proposed planning reform as radical as it first appears?

13 May 2021

Suzanne Tucker from FBC Manby Bowdler’s Planning team explains, the changes to The Planning Bill reform may not be as instantly radical as headlines would have us believe.

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News, Town & Country Planning

Re-built pub serves as stark warning to ignore planning process at your peril

23 April 2021

As pubs the length and breadth of the country re-open and welcome guests once more, a pub in North London has not only re-opened, but has been completely rebuilt, brick by brick, to rise like a phoenix from the ashes.

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Perhaps not since war time have UK businesses faced so much uncertainty

14 October 2020

After months, if not years, of being told to prepare for Britain’s exit from the EU – a crisis with just as much potential to disrupt business arrived....

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