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Wardell Armstrong LLP

Limited Liability Partnership | www.wardell-armstrong.com

Sir Henry Doulton House
Forge Lane

Telephone: 08451117777
Fax: 08451118888
Contact: Stephen Stoney

Email: smstoney@wardell-armstrong.com

Website: www.wardell-armstrong.com


Sir Henry Doulton House
Forge Lane

Telephone: 08451117777
Fax: 08451118888
Contact: Stephen Stoney

Email: smstoney@wardell-armstrong.com

Stephen Stoney  BA (Hons), MRTPI, DMS   [ E-mail ]

David Bridgwood BA (Hons), MSc PD MRTPI.  [ E-mail ]

Kevan Roeton BSc (Hons) MA (sp)  [ E-mail ]

Richard Kevan BSc (Hons), MA (EIA), MPlan, MRTPI, AIEMA  [ E-mail ]

Alistair Scott BSc (Hons), BA (Hons), DipTP, MRTPI, MRICS  [ E-mail ]

John Fox BSc (Hons) MA RTPI  [ E-mail ]

Neil Sutherland BA(Hons) DipTP  [ E-mail ]


Development Viabilities, Planning & Development


Business and Science Parks, Change of Use, Flood Risk Assessments, Lawful Development Certificates, New Premises


Ancient Monuments, Archaeology, Characterisation Studies, Conservation Areas, Design Layout, Ecology, Historic Towns / Sites, Listed Buildings, Rural Conservation, Townscape Impact Analysis, Urban Conservation, World Heritage Sites

Countryside & Environment

AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty), Appropriate Assessment (Habitats Regulations), Code for Sustainable Homes, Country Parks, Ecological Surveys, Environmental Audits, Environmental Impact Assessments, Environmental Management Strategies, Environmental Statements, Green Belt, Renewable Energy Sources, SSSI (Special Sites of Scientific Interest), Strategic Environmental Appraisals, Visual Impact Assessments, Wind Farms


Characterisation Studies, Design Layout, Masterplanning, Townscape Impact Analysis, Urban Design

Economic Development

Development Strategies, Feasibility Studies

Health Planning

BREEAM Assessments


Appeals, Applications, Flood Risk Assessements, Housing Needs Studies, Local and Strategic Housing Market Assessments, Objections, Residential Developments


Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction, Mining, Pollution (Air, Water, Noise), Utilities, Waste Disposal

Information Technology



Duty to Cooperate

Local & Strategic Planning

Area Development Frameworks, Community Plans, Core Strategies, Development Briefs, Development Plan Monitoring, Development Plan Representation, Duty to Cooperate, EIP (Examination in Public), Greenbelt, Local Plans, Minerals Local Plans, Planning Strategies, Statements of Community Involvement, Sub-regional Planning, Sustainability Appraisal, Sustainability Statements, Waste Local Plans

Local Authority Services

Contracted Out Services, Development Management, Local Plan Making


Conservation, Energy, Land use, Spatial planning

Minerals & Waste

Coal Mining, Incineration, Landfill, Mineral Local Plans, Minerals/Aggregates Extraction, Mining, Oil & Gas Exploration, Quarries, Waste Disposal, Waste Local Plans, Waste Minimisation, Waste Recycling

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

Contractual Disputes, Expert Witness, Planning Gain, Section 106 Agreements

Neighbourhood & Community Planning

Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events, Public Participation, Village/Town Appraisals


Overseas Planning and Development

Renewable Energy

Anaerobic Digestion, Biomass, BREEAM, Energy Efficiency, Geothermal, Hydro Power, Solar Power, Tidal Power, Wind Power


Environmental Impact Assessment, Feasibility Studies, Housing Needs Assessments, Land Availabiltiy Studies, Local and Strategic Housing Market Assessments, Site Appraisals, Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries

Tourism & Leisure

Visitor Management Strategies

Urban Regeneration

Brownfield Sites, Compulsory Purchases, Housing Estate Masterplans, PPP (Public & Private Partnerships), Rural & Village Schemes, Town & City Centre Revitalisation Schemes

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      446
Total Professional Staff      377
Chartered Town Planners      9
Chartered Surveyors      15
Chartered & Professional Engineers      132
Landscape & Environment Professionals      126
Conservation Professionals      18
Management Professionals      72
Overseas Staff      7
Overseas Offices      Moscow, Almaty
Turnover      £25m
Year Project Value      £23.5m
Quality Assured      ISO9001/ISO14001/OHSAS18001

Countries operated in: Africa

Burkina Faso, Burundi, Egypt

Countries operated in: Asia

China, Cyprus, Russia

Countries operated in: Europe

Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Gibraltar, Ireland, Romania, Russia, Spain, United Kingdom

Countries operated in: South America


Wardell Armstrong LLP is a leading multidisciplinary consultancy, providing a comprehensive and diverse set of professional services to a broad client base.

Building on a strong heritage dating back more than 175 years, our portfolio has expanded and developed over the past two decades to reflect major global issues including international mining, climate change, renewable energy and environmental protection.

Business areas +Energy and Climate Change +Environment and Sustainability +Infrastructure and Utilities +Land and Property +Mining, Quarrying and Mineral Estates +Waste Resource Management

Services +Civil & Structural Engineering +Energy +Environment and Environmental Impact Assessment +Ground and Environmental Engineering +Health and Safety +Landscape and Urban Design +Mineral Estates Management +Mining and Mineral Resources +Planning and Masterplanning +Social Management CSR +Waste Resource Management

Our creative and experienced team of planners has the specialist skills to deliver successful regeneration outcomes - with our main focus on sustainable development. We bring a holistic and integrated approach to our clients’ projects, assembling the teams that are needed to help them to achieve creative and sustainable planning of the built environment.

This multi-disciplinary approach to projects helps to achieve deliverable and innovative solutions, adding value and overcoming the complexity of the planning system. We’re able to draw on complementary in-house specialists to deliver a professional service in an area that can be difficult and contentious.

We have a widely respected and outstanding record of achieving successful outcomes for our clients, based on an in-depth understanding of the planning environment, expert knowledge of government policy, and thinking which is both innovative and practical.

Our team of professional Royal Town Planning Institute accredited planners have significant experience with major regeneration planning proposals. This is supported through our accreditation by ATLAS in managing planning performance agreements for major proposals within the development control process.

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