Pancake Day fun

During our daily morning call, we each take turns in saying what we are looking forward to. We feel that this is really important for the wellbeing of our colleagues, as it it encourages us to keep positive and look on the brighter side. It also allows us to check in on one-another and have…

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Cambridge Biomedical Campus

RJP is delighted to be providing strategic planning advice to Start Advisory and Metro Dynamics to inform a refreshed vision to 2050 for the Cambridge Biomedical Campus (CBC). The CBC, described as “a ground breaking healthcare community at the forefront of science and medicine”, is located on the southern fringe of Cambridge. We look forward…

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Working on the famous cobbles

Recently, RJP advised on the nation’s favourite soap opera, Coronation Street. Our associate director, Tess Cook, worked closely with ITV scriptwriters, advising on how to approach a storyline that involves Weatherfield’s planning department. The story, which began to air in December 2020, will see nimbyism played out on the famous cobbles, as the residents of…

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Team day (COVID style)!

2020 has been a strange year, to say the least! Like most people, we have not been able to celebrate the year with our usual ‘Christmas party’. Instead we decided to opt for a more COVID-appropriate alternative and so, we spent a (very cold) Friday afternoon planting trees and litter picking in Boz Park, Bury,…

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Merseyrail TCIS Approvals (Route 2)

Subsequent to our previous post (see link below), RJP has successfully gained planning approval for Route 2 of the new TCIS across the Merseyrail network.  Similarly to Route 1, the applications were submitted on behalf of Alan Dick Communications Ltd. The process involved the submission of three separate planning applications to Wirral Council, split along…

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The team is growing!

This month, the RJP team is delighted to welcome two new full-time members – Tillie Baker and Callum Francis. Tillie recently joined the team as a Senior Planner. With extensive experience in various sectors, such as healthcare and residential, Tillie will bring a fresh new outlook to the team. We are all looking forward to…

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Welcoming a new Graduate Planner

This month, RJP welcomes a new Graduate Planner to the team – Cal Valentine. Cal recently graduated from the University of Liverpool with a first-class masters in Town and Regional Planning. Following a successful year working with us part-time as an Assistant Planner, whilst completing his studies, Cal has now joined the team on a…

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Merseyrail TCIS Approvals

RJP has successfully gained planning approval for Route 1 of the new Train Connectivity Information System (TCIS) across the Merseyrail network. The TCIS will see improved train performance, passenger safety and provide wireless internet for Merseyrail users. The applications were submitted on behalf of Alan Dick Communications Ltd. The process involved applying to and working…

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