Tectonic House public inquiry (2007); (2008) s.288 challenge
Inquiry over three days in relation to the application of new government guidance in PPS7 to the creation of outstanding new homes in the countryside / green belt. The inquiry had to look at technical details of several new technologies with experts from various disciplines including architecture, historical architecture, engineering, landscaping and planning. Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council successfully defended its decision to refuse planning permission. A further appeal has been issued and will shortly be heard in the high court (Wayne is retained).