Planning & Development

Planning Permission & Development Advice

Our team of dedicated Chartered Town Planners have many years of experience working in both the private and public sector. This gives them a unique set of skills and insight to be able to help and advise you on any type of planning project. 

We can help you

We work with clients across the full spectrum of planning applications, appeals, and advice. Whether you have a question or project relating to your home, business, charity, public entity, educational establishment or rural business, we can help you with our planning consultancy service.

Representing landowners

We work with landowners to promote land to local authorities to help maximise its value.

A partnership for results

We will work in partnership with you to reach the best possible result. Get in touch with us with for any type of planning question, appeal or application advice.

Meet the Team

Rhys Bradshaw Howkins & Harrison

Rhys Bradshaw


Senior Planner


Planning & Development

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John Clarke

John Clarke


Senior Planner


Planning & Development

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Helen Frampton Howkins & Harrison

Helen Frampton


Senior Surveyor


Planning & Development / Rural

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Nigel Brotherton

Nigel Brotherton



Planning & Development

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Anna Meynell

Anna Meynell

BSc (Hons) FAAV


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Meet the Planning Team

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