Interesting talk from @arobinisforlife on challenges around delivering new homes in West Suffolk @LGAcomms #LGAConf15
"Understanding the politics" is key to regeneration projects, accordingly to @roskerslake. We couldn't agree more! @LGAcomms #LGAConf15ReplyRetweetFavorite
Former Leader of Leeds City Council Keith Wakefield speaking about positive power of regeneration @LGAcomms #LGAConf15ReplyRetweetFavorite
The excellent @JPonpolitics with plenty of political analysis and jokes @LGAcomms #LGAConf15
Lord Heseltine speaking about 'unique approach' from the Chancellor + central govt to devolution @LGAcomms #LGAConf15
Chairman of @LGAComms Gary Porter giving his Keynote Opening Speech & discussing offer to build half million new homes by 2020 #LGAConf15ReplyRetweetFavorite
We're at @LGAcomms conf in Harrogate, let us know if you'd like to catch up for a cup of (Yorkshire) Tea #LGAConf15
6MW #renewable energy scheme approved at Lancaster this morning #planningsuccess
Fabulous #planningapproval through #Camden planning committee last night
Our team named '94%' (Our planning success rate!) ready to take part in @AJ_Foundation_ @JansonsProperty Rowing Cup!
Richmond Park constituents back @ZacGoldsmith to run for #LondonMayor in 2016
Tory @SyedKamall joins the battle for City Hall
The sun shone in Wyre (Lancs) this week, as we helped secure approval for a 5MW solar scheme
Likely new map of Wales councils revealed. The 22 current councils will be reduced to 8 or 9
John Biggs elected as Mayor of #TowerHamlets , Labour has bare majority of councillors
We overturned two decisions last night in #Caerphilly and #Surbiton #planningapprovalReplyRetweetFavorite
A successful evening in #Lewisham with consent for a 225 residential scheme. #planningapprovalReplyRetweetFavorite
A successful evening in Hounslow with consent for a 20 unit scheme in Brentford.ReplyRetweetFavorite
Nice to see some of our projects in @TimeOutLondon's feature on towers set to transform London's skyline

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