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1806, 2021

Funding boost for St Cuthbert’s Garden Village

June 18th, 2021|Comments Off on Funding boost for St Cuthbert’s Garden Village

Hyas have continued their impressive record of supporting local authorities to receive funding towards the planning and delivery of major projects across the country. In addition to helping a number of local authorities achieve nearly £1.2m of Garden Settlement Capacity [...]

2105, 2021

Hyas supporting Councils piloting the National Model Design Code

May 21st, 2021|Comments Off on Hyas supporting Councils piloting the National Model Design Code

Hyas are pleased to be supporting Councils in 3 of the 14 areas selected by MHCLG take part in a 6-month testing programme to apply the National Model Design Code (NMDC) in their areas. Over 70 expressions of interest were [...]

1405, 2021

Our View: Do We Have the Capacity to Put the Heart into Design Codes?

May 14th, 2021|Comments Off on Our View: Do We Have the Capacity to Put the Heart into Design Codes?

A personal view by Jim Fox, Associate of Hyas. The National Model Design Code (NMDC) is due to be finalised later in 2021 . Although coding is not new, this is a milestone for placemaking in this country and one [...]

704, 2021

Danielle promoted to Senior Consultant

April 7th, 2021|Comments Off on Danielle promoted to Senior Consultant

Congratulations to Danielle Nevin who has been promoted to the position of Senior Consultant with Hyas Associates, having joined as Consultant in 2020. Since joining Hyas, Danielle has been heavily involved in various projects including Aylesbury Garden Town, Culm Garden [...]

103, 2021

Unlocking the potential of large scale new communities TCPA briefing paper

March 1st, 2021|Comments Off on Unlocking the potential of large scale new communities TCPA briefing paper

Hyas are glad to have been able to support the Town & Country Planning Association (TCPA) in the preparation of a briefing paper "Unlocking the potential of large scale new communities" which takes stock of how new communities are being [...]

1502, 2021

Hyas nominated for prestigious small planning consultancy of the year award

February 15th, 2021|Comments Off on Hyas nominated for prestigious small planning consultancy of the year award

We are delighted to have been named as a finalist in the category for Small Planning Consultancy of the Year at the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) Awards for Planning Excellence 2021. Whilst being relatively small in size, the nature [...]

802, 2021

Hyas appointed to deliver masterplanning training

February 8th, 2021|Comments Off on Hyas appointed to deliver masterplanning training

Hyas have been commissioned to deliver design and masterplanning training for elected Members and Officers at South Staffs District Council over early Spring 2021. Hyas were chosen from a competitive field, on the basis of our extensive involvement in delivering [...]

1911, 2020

Hyas supporting high quality placemaking in Carlisle and Maidenhead

November 19th, 2020|Comments Off on Hyas supporting high quality placemaking in Carlisle and Maidenhead

Much of our work integrates planning with urban design and placemaking. A couple major projects where this has been particularly important have successfully reached key milestones over the past week. St Cuthberts Garden Village: Strategic Design SPD The Hyas team [...]