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.

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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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