Mineral rights: Why should they be considered …

What are mineral rights? The term mineral rights are defined under section 132 of the Land Registration Act 2002. A simplified definition is minerals rights…

New Research Shows UK Solar Distribution and …

As summer sees Britain breaking record after record for solar power generation, new research, compiled by Green Business Watch, ranks the UK’s solar performance on…

Newt Survey and Planning Permission: what do …

When would a Great crested newt survey be required? These are the main ‘triggers’ for the requirement of a Great crested newt survey: Distribution and…

Bat Survey and Planning Permission: what do …

When is a bat survey required? A bat survey can be required where there is a conversion, modification or removal of buildings (including hospitals, churches etc)…

Japanese Knotweed: What do you need to …

It is not a secret that the presence of Japanese Knotweed can pose significant problems for individuals and organisations, both legally and financially. The presence…