Healthy Homes

On the 02 May 2019 The Town and Country Planning Association called for the Government to adopt ground breaking legislation to make sure new housing boosts health standards for residents.  Archadia are committed to these sustainable principles of design.  The report says Planners have a key role to play in health issues and identifies three…

Tackling Intergenerational Unfairness

Archadia are interested in the findings of the House of Lords Committee on Intergenerational Fairness and Provisions.  Their report ‘Tackling Intergenerational Unfairness’ was published on the 25 April 2019. Only 11% of Local Plans having specific Policies to address older people’s housing needs with only four per cent of plans including land allocations for housing…

Town Planning Consultancy Launched

We are pleased to announce the launch of an in house town planning consultancy. Headed by Karen Haizelden MRTPI the planning offer will strengthen our service to existing clients as well as open up new opportunities in London and the Home Counties. Karen has extensive planning experience in both the public and private sectors including…

Surrey SEN School

Archadia are pleased to see the completion of a hydrotherapy pool, activity room and changing facilities in a new building for a school attended by children with learning difficulties and challenging behaviour. Being in the Surrey greenbelt, the project initially faced a particularly difficult planning process but Archadia steered it through and construction commenced last…