Planning Permission Granted – At Last!

I have recently had news about another success I have had with a case of a small dwelling on a redundant dairy farm, that was purchased by a client.  They wanted to turn it into a suckler cow unit.  The existing dwelling was there without permission, as its previous temporary permission had long since expired, […]

Big 350 – 350 Miles in 50 Hours Non-Stop

So, we completed our challenge from the Lake District to Devizes in the required time and quite frankly this was the hardest thing I have ever done in my life.  The physical aspect was a challenge but the mental torture of no sleep whilst walking 3.5mph average was even worse.  You saw various sides of […]

Planning Permission Grant and Second House Built

It was very good to receive an email recently, with a photograph of a new farmhouse built on a dairy farm in Buckinghamshire.  This was a case I dealt with a little while ago. The clients wanted permission for a second dwelling to serve a successful and expanding dairy farm.  The Council’s planning officers saw […]

It’s Not a Crime to Take Time Off!

Every farmer is very busy and in a lot of cases feels that they cannot take time off away from the farm as they “need” to be there. Taking time off is not a crime, in fact you could argue that not taking time off is a crime. Time off gives you chance to recharge […]