Councils in the East nominated for “Excellence in Plan Making Practice” awards

6th February 2019

Two councils in the East of England have been shortlisted for the Excellence in Plan Making Practice Award presented by the Royal Town Planning Institute.

The South Essex 2050 Place Ambition, submitted by Association of South Essex Local Authorities and Brightwell Lakes, submitted by Suffolk Coastal District Council and CEG are finalists in the 2019 awards. 

The South Essex 2050 Place Ambition is a collaboration programme providing place leadership to support the delivery of a Joint Strategic Plan over the next thirty years.

Brightwell Lakes is a thriving new neighbourhood providing a mix of new homes, shops, school, facilities and offices set in 85 acres of innovative greenspaces.

Here is the full list of finalists for this year:

  • Brightwell Lakes - Suffolk Coastal District Council and CEG
  • Developing the South Essex 2050 Place Ambition – submitted by Association of South Essex Local Authorities
  • East Lothian Local Development Plan 2018 – submitted by East Lothian Council Planning Service   
  • Halsnead Garden Village Masterplan – submitted by Knowsley Council
  • The Housing Delivery Action Plan – submitted by Milton Keynes Council
  • The Strategic Growth Plan for Leicester & Leicestershire – submitted by Leicester and Leicestershire Strategic Growth Plan Partnership
  • Sutton Local Plan – submitted by London Borough of Sutton
  • Wandle Vistas – submitted by Fiona Fyfe Associates and Untitled Practice

For more information on each of the finalists please visit: Excellence in Plan Making Practice

The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony taking place on the 24th April 2019.

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