• Planning Progress advises on all aspects of planning and the planning system throughout the UK.

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Planning Progress is a planning and public affairs consultancy with a specialist knowledge of planning law, principles, procedure and practice throughout the UK that is second to none. Our expertise includes a detailed understanding of the political and strategic context of planning and how the planning system works at local, regional and national level.

We are unique in providing planning expertise to a wide variety of clients … advising householders, local councils, businesses and developers … whilst also assisting interest groups and national organisations with strategic representations and campaigns.

Call us on 07503 733966 or email info@planningprogress.co.uk

Neighbourhood Planning Briefing Note
NDP area designation – Law Society Gazette
St Ives NDP – second homes – Law Society Gazette  

Peter Edwards Planning ProgressPeter Edwards, Principal and Director

07503 733966

Peter is a specialist planning solicitor, and also a barrister, qualified in land use and arboriculture. He has many years’ experience in all aspects of planning and related areas including highways and public rights of way. A strategic thinker and persuasive advocate, he combines a pragmatic approach with technical expertise in advising on development proposals and objections, troubleshooting difficult issues and dealing directly with planning authorities.

A freelance writer, trainer and speaker on planning matters, Peter understands the ever changing context of planning law and the politics that shape it. He also provides research, analysis and representation for client organisations on existing and emerging national planning policy. 

Hannah Edwards Planning Progress

Hannah Edwards, Director

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Hannah has more than twenty years’ expertise as a solicitor dealing with commercial and residential sites right across the UK, including shops, hotels, private homes, industrial estates, retail parks and development sites. Having worked both in legal practice and industry, she combines professional expertise with a real world approach. Hannah knows that practical objectives underpin many of our clients’ planning aims and she ensures this is the focus of our professional advice.

With this breadth and depth of experience in the property sector and her specialism in project set up, management and delivery, Hannah brings a unique contribution and context to our work.