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2104, 2022

New commissions: Staffordshire SDFs, NMDC Pathfinder & Meecebrook

April 21st, 2022|Comments Off on New commissions: Staffordshire SDFs, NMDC Pathfinder & Meecebrook

Hyas Associates have been awarded a number of new commissions recently related to strategic sites and achieving design quality. Some of our recent new commissions include: South Staffordshire Strategic Development Frameworks We are very pleased to share that we are [...]

1803, 2022

Design Code Pathfinders: how do we best interpret and deliver local coding?

March 18th, 2022|Comments Off on Design Code Pathfinders: how do we best interpret and deliver local coding?

Jim Fox – A Personal View on the latest Design Code Pathfinders project, drawing from experiences with the NMDC Phase 1 pilots The Government has announced 25 National Model Design Code (NMDC) Pathfinder pilots – focusing on: Aspirational, simple and [...]

812, 2021

Hyas supporting North Dorchester Garden Community and the preparation of a Regeneration Framework for Buckinghamshire

December 8th, 2021|Comments Off on Hyas supporting North Dorchester Garden Community and the preparation of a Regeneration Framework for Buckinghamshire

Hyas Associates have been awarded a number of new commissions. North Dorchester Garden Community We have been commissioned to work with Dorset Council on the proposed new Garden Community at North Dorchester.   Our role will be to work alongside the [...]

1211, 2021

New commissions: supporting Councils to bring forward strategic sites

November 12th, 2021|Comments Off on New commissions: supporting Councils to bring forward strategic sites

Hyas Associates have been awarded a number of new commissions recently across England to help Councils bring forward important local strategic sites. Our approach to each project draws from our broad range of expertise and brings together the most appropriate [...]

1210, 2021

St Cuthberts Garden Village ‘Start with the Park’ Ideas Competition: Shortlist announced

October 12th, 2021|Comments Off on St Cuthberts Garden Village ‘Start with the Park’ Ideas Competition: Shortlist announced

The shortlist has now been announced for an exciting competition to design a new park in the centre of the St Cuthbert's Garden Village in Carlisle. Hyas have worked closely with the City Council, the Landscape Institute and United Utilities [...]

2409, 2021

Our view: Alconbury Weald – A Powerful Example of Collaborative Visioning

September 24th, 2021|Comments Off on Our view: Alconbury Weald – A Powerful Example of Collaborative Visioning

A reflection from Steve Ingram - Hyas Associate and previously Head of Planning at Huntingdonshire District Council. If you are not familiar with Alconbury Weald, it is an emerging new settlement of 5,000 new homes and 300,000 sq ft of [...]

208, 2021

Making good progress with the National Model Design Code (NMDC) pilots

August 2nd, 2021|Comments Off on Making good progress with the National Model Design Code (NMDC) pilots

Following the recent publication of the revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF)  and updates to the National Model Design Code (NMDC) , MHCLG have announced that they are now looking to work with a further 10 local authorities to develop [...]

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 [...]