Bagendon Dairy Shed Conversion; Progress Report

IPS is pleased to see that the proposals to convert a former Dairy Shed in the Cotswolds is progressing well and nearing completion. The following images highlight the progress with the scheme thus far. IPS worked with our clients Mr and Mrs Barefoot to achieve planning permission for the conversion in 2018. To find out […]

Spotlight on Housing an Ageing Population

The changing demographic of the population is focusing attention on addressing the concerns regarding the ageing population, longevity, public health and social welfare costs and critically, loneliness. These issues are driving policy-makers to find accommodation solutions which will inevitably lead to the need to find sites for ageing members of the population who want to […]

New National Design Guide Launched

MHCLG (Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government) have recently published the National Design Guide: Planning practice guidance for beautiful, enduring and successful places. The guidance introduces a national standard for local authorities to adhere to, with the option of designing their own applicable guides reflecting local needs. The National Planning Policy Framework makes clear […]