How many mickles to make a muckle? Heritage tests still not well understood

demolishPlanning should be about creative judgment and common sense. A recent High Court case (R (Obar Camden Ltd) v London Borough of Camden; 8 September 2015; [2015] EWHC 2475 (Admin)) concerning the conversion of a pub next to the former Camden Palace Theatre, now a nightclub, to residential use highlights the need to get the basics right first.

Click here for the fuller article, an edited version appeared in Planning Magazine, 16 October 2015.

Roy Pinnock

About Roy Pinnock

Roy is a partner in the Planning and Public Law team, bringing his experience of working on regeneration projects within local government and as a consultant to his legal practice.

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