Chambers holds a rolling programme of events including seminars and breakfast briefings. They are directed towards professional clients and to relevant lay clients. FTB is a Law Society and Bar Standards Board accredited CPD provider. Seminars may qualify for CPD points under the rules of other professional governing bodies including the RTPI and RICS. For further information please contact Deirdre Mahon, Marketing Manager or one of our clerks - 020 7353 8415
Breakfast Briefing 12 December: Supreme Court Requires Reasons for Controversial Planning Decisions
The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal in Dover DC v CPRE Kent  UKSC 79 and affirmed the decision of the Court of Appeal quashing permission for major development in the Kent Downs AONB.
Ned Westaway who appeared as junior counsel for the Respondent, CPRE Kent in the Supreme Court (and for CPRE Kent in the Court of Appeal) will discuss the implications of this judgment at a Breakfast Briefing on Tuesday 12th December 2017. The Briefing will be chaired by Andrew Tait QC
A news item on the Supreme Court judgment (handed down 6 December 2017) can be found here. A news item relating to the Court of Appeal decision can be found here.
Registration over coffee and croissants from 8.00am. Briefing from 8.30-9.30am.Venue: Francis Taylor Building, Inner Temple, London, EC4Y 7BY
Event Speakers: Andrew Tait QC, Ned Westaway
CPD: 1 point
Cost: There is no charge to attend but places must be reserved in advance Book now
Annual Planning Law Seminar, 22 January 2018, Cardiff
An afternoon seminar for planning solicitors, planning consultants and developers. It will provide an opportunity to be informed about and discuss the latest developments in planning in Wales with some of the leading barristers in the field.
It will focus on key practical issues, providing a convenient way for busy planning professionals to keep up to date and to manage the implications of recent and proposed changes.
Speakers and topics will be announced shortly.Venue: Cardiff City Hall, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ND
CPD: 3 CPD Points
Cost: There is no charge to attend this event Book now
Annual Planning Law Seminar for Welsh Planning Authorites, 23 January, Cardiff
An morning seminar for Welsh planning authorites. It will provide an opportunity to be informed about and discuss the latest developments in planning in Wales with some of the leading barristers in the field.Venue: Cardiff City Hall, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ND
CPD: 3 CPD points
Cost: There is no charge to attend Book now