latest statement on conservation and planning is not fit for purpose...

“Conserving our heritage is fundamental to the quality of life people enjoy in our towns and cities, yet we are concerned that the Government’s latest statement on conservation and planning is not fit for purpose”, says Debbie Dance, Chair of the Historic Towns Forum, commenting in the draft Planning Policy Statement 15: Planning for the Historic Environment (PPS15).

The Forum initially welcomed the publication of Draft PPS15 for consultation but, having now studied its content, it is extremely concerned and disappointed ... See HTF's response to Draft PPS 15