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WYG

Public Limited Company | www.wyg.com

100 St John Street
Farringdon
London
EC1M 4EH

Telephone: 020 7250 7500
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Contact: Steven Fidgett

Other offices in: Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Carlisle, Cockermouth, Edinburgh, Guildford, Harrogate, Leeds, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Newcastle, Nottingham, Southampton, Wellington

Email: londonplanning@wyg.com

Website: www.wyg.com

London

100 St John Street
Farringdon
London
EC1M 4EH

Telephone: 020 7250 7500
Fax: 
Mobile: 
Contact: Steven Fidgett

Email: londonplanning@wyg.com

London

9 Mansfield Street
London
W1G 9NY

Telephone: 0207 631 9050
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Mobile: 
Contact: Paula Carney

Email: londonplanning@wyg.com

Leeds

Arndale Court
Headingley
Leeds
LS6 2UJ

Telephone: 0113 278 7111
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Mobile: 
Contact: Nolan Tucker

Email: planning.leeds@wyg.com

Cardiff

Longcross Court
47 Newport Road
Cardiff
CF24 0AD

Telephone: 029 2082 9200
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Contact: Peter Waldren

Email: planning.cardiff@wyg.com

Edinburgh

The Cube
45 Leith Street
Edinburgh
EH1 3AT

Telephone: 0131 247 5700
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Mobile: 
Contact: Richard Phillips

Email: planning.edinburgh@wyg.com

Manchester

Quay West at MediaCityUK
Trafford Wharf Road
Trafford Park
Manchester
M17 1HH

Telephone: 0161 872 3223
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Contact: Paul Shuker

Email: planning.manchester@wyg.com

Southampton

The Pavilion
Botleigh Grange Office Campus
Hedge End
Southampton
SO30 2AF

Telephone: 02382 022 800
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Mobile: 
Contact: Martin Hawthorne

Email: planning.southampton@wyg.com

Birmingham

54 Hagley Road
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B16 8PE

Telephone: 0121 456 7444
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Mobile: 
Contact: Gerald Sweeney

Email: planning@wyg.com

Bristol

90 Victoria Street
Bristol
BS1 6DP

Telephone: 0117 244 0547
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Mobile: 
Contact: Julian Bolitho

Email: planning.bristol@wyg.com

Cockermouth

Lakeland House
Lamplugh Road
Cockermouth
Cumbria
CA13 0QT

Telephone: 01900 898 600
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Mobile: 
Contact: Graham Hale

Email: graham.hale@wyg.com

Wellington

Hawkridge House
Chelston Business Park
Wellington
TA21 8YA

Telephone: 01823 666 150
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Mobile: 
Contact: Simon Coles

Email: planning.wellington@wyg.com

Guildford

Wharf House
Wharf Road
Guildford
GU1 4RP

Telephone: (0)1483 579098
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Mobile: 
Contact: Andy Stallan

Email: planning.guildford@wyg.com

Carlisle

North House
Kingstown
Carlisle
CA6 4BY

Telephone: 01228 538886
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Mobile: 
Contact: Sam Greig

Harrogate

Rowe House
10 East Parade
Harrogate
HG1 5LT

Telephone: 01423 857 510
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Mobile: 
Contact: Simon Chadwick

Email: harrogate@wyg.com

Newcastle

26 Apex Business Village
Newcastle
NE23 7BF

Telephone: 0191 250 4771
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Mobile: 
Contact: Sandra Manson

Email: planning.newcastle@wyg.com

Milton Keynes

Midsummer Court
314 Midsummer Boulevard
Milton Keynes
Buckinghamshire
MK9 2UB

Telephone: 01908 423 300
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Mobile: 
Contact: Jeremy Pyatt

Email: planning.miltonkeynes@wyg.com

Belfast

1 Locksley Business Park
Montgomery Road,
Belfast
Northern Ireland
BT6 9UP

Telephone: 0289 070 6000
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Mobile: 
Contact: Michael Graham

Email: planning@wyg.com

Nottingham

Lake View Drive
Sherwood Park
Nottingham
NG15 0DT

Telephone: 01623 857925
Fax: 
Mobile: 
Contact: Simon Chadwick

Steven Fidgett  [ E-mail ]

Nolan Tucker  [ E-mail ]

Julian Bolitho  [ E-mail ]

Simon Coles  [ E-mail ]

Paul Shuker  [ E-mail ]

Andy Stallan  [ E-mail ]

Martin Hawthorne  [ E-mail ]

Richard Phillips  [ E-mail ]

Gerald Sweeney  [ E-mail ]

Michael Graham  [ E-mail ]

Paula Carney  [ E-mail ]

Graham Hale

Simon Chadwick  [ E-mail ]

Sandra Manson  [ E-mail ]

Paul Shuker  [ E-mail ]

Simon Chadwick  [ E-mail ]

Jeremy Pyatt  [ E-mail ]

Chris Tennant  [ E-mail ]

Peter Waldren  [ E-mail ]

Agriculture

Barn Conversions, Development Applications, Diversification, Estates, Planning & Development

Business

Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Business and Science Parks, Car Parking / Access, Change of Use, Enforcement, Extensions / Alterations of Premises, Flood Risk Assessments, Lawful Development Certificates, New Premises, Offices

Conservation

Ancient Monuments, Archaeology, Characterisation Studies, Conservation Areas, Design Layout, Ecology, Historic Building Restoration, 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), Coastal Planning, Country Parks, Countryside Access Strategies, Ecological Surveys, Environmental Audits, Environmental Impact Assessments, Environmental Management Strategies, Environmental Statements, Environmental Trusts, Green Belt, Gypsy / Traveller Sites, National Parks, Renewable Energy Sources, Rights of Way, Rural Regeneration, SSSI (Special Sites of Scientific Interest), Strategic Environmental Appraisals, Tree Preservation Orders, Visual Impact Assessments, Wetlands, Wildlife Centres / Trusts, Wind Farms

Design

Architecture, Characterisation Studies, Crime Prevention Design, Design Layout, Implementation, Masterplanning, Tall Buildings, Townscape Impact Analysis, Urban Design

Economic Development

Community Infrastructure Levy - Evidence Studies, Community Infrastructure Levy - Examination, Development Strategies, Economic Research, Feasibility Studies, Funding Advice, Funding Applications, Inward Investment, Viability Assessment

Employment

City Centre Tall Buildings, Distribution and Warehousing, Impact Tests, Offices

Enforcement

Appeals

Health Planning

BREEAM Assessments, Cemeteries, Crematoriums, Health Centres, Hospices, Hospital, Nursing Homes

Housing

Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Boundaries / Curtilage, Car Parking, Eco-Homes Assessments, Flood Risk Assessements, House Extensions, Housing Design Layout, Housing Needs Studies, Light Issues, Local and Strategic Housing Market Assessments, Objections, Residential Developments, Social Housing, Viability Assessments

Industrial

Heavy Industry, Light Industry, Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction, Mining, Mobile Phone Masts, Nuclear, Oil & Gas, Pollution (Air, Water, Noise), Service Industry, Site Design Layout, Technological Industry, Telecommunications, Utilities, Waste Disposal

Information Technology

CAD, GIS

Infrastructure

Community Infrastructure Levy - Evidence Studies, Community Infrastructure Levy - Examination, Duty to Cooperate, Health Assessments, Infrastructure Planning for Local Plans, Schools Planning, Transport Assessments

Legal

Appeals, Judicial Review, Land Tribunals, Public Inquiries

Local & Strategic Planning

Area Development Frameworks, Community Plans, Core Strategies, Development Briefs, Development Plan - Viability Assessments, 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, Transport Plans, Waste Local Plans

Local Authority Services

Contracted Out Services, Development Management

Marine

Conservation, Energy, Land use, Ports, Shipping, 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

Expert Witness, Planning Gain, Section 106 Agreements

Neighbourhood & Community Planning

Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events, Neighbourhood Development Plans, Planning for Real ™, Public Participation, Schools / Community Buildings, Village Design Statements, Village/Town Appraisals

Overseas

European Planning Systems, Other Planning Systems, Overseas Planning and Development

Probity

Elected Member Training

Renewable Energy

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

Research

Environmental Impact Assessment, Feasibility Studies, Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessments, Land Availabiltiy Studies, Research / Surveys, Site Appraisals, Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries

Retail

Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Car Boot Sales, Change of Use, Factory Outlet Centres, Impact Tests, Markets, Motorway Service Areas, Out of Town Sites, Retail Impact Studies, Shops, Site Design Layout, Supermarkets, Town Centre Management, Town Centres

Tourism & Leisure

Amusement Centres, Caravan Parks / Camping Sites, Cinemas, Family Entertainment Centres, Fast Food / Take Away Outlets, Golf Courses, Guest Houses / B&B, Health Clubs, Hotels, Marinas, Parks, Playing Fields, Public Houses, Rambling, Restaurants, Sport & Recreational Strategies, Stadiums, Swimming Baths, Theme Parks, Tourism, Visitor Management Strategies, Wildlife Centres / Zoos

Transport

Airports, Buses / Coach Stations, Car Parks, Cycle Ways, Motorways, Ports, Rivers / Canals / Waterways, Roads, Traffic Management, Trams, Transport Impact Studies, Transport planning and design, Travel Plans

Urban Regeneration

Brownfield Sites, Compulsory Purchases, Design , European Funding, Housing Estate Masterplans, Joint Venture Partnerships, PPP (Public & Private Partnerships), Rural & Village Schemes, Town & City Centre Revitalisation Schemes, Waterfront Sites

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      1255
Total Professional Staff      1064
Chartered Town Planners      120
Architects      6
Chartered Surveyors      57
Chartered & Professional Engineers      174
Landscape & Environment Professionals      242
Conservation Professionals      73
Transport Professionals      113
Economic Development Professionals      406
Management Professionals      600
Overseas Staff      355
Overseas Offices      Europe, Africa, Asia, Middle East
Turnover      £133,482,000
Year Project Value      2016
Quality Assured      ISO 9001 (2008); ISO 14001 (2004); BS OHSAS 18001 (2007)

Countries operated in: Africa

Algeria, Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia

Countries operated in: Asia

Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Cyprus, Georgia, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Maldives, Nepal, Philippines, Russia, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam

Countries operated in: Europe

Albania, Belgium, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Macedonia, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom

Countries operated in: North America

Barbados, United States of America

Countries operated in: Oceania

Papua New Guinea

General Description

WYG is a global project management and technical consultancy employing over 1,600 specialists from a diverse set of disciplines. An award-winning and top-ranking planning consultancy, we have planning teams in 18 of our offices across the UK. With a reputation for creative solutions, we have extensive expertise and in-depth knowledge of both local and national planning issues. As part of a multi-disciplinary consultancy, we can combine our specialist planning skills with those from across WYG, including urban design; masterplanning; landscape; heritage; environmental impact assessment; engineering; transport planning;highways; and contamination; to deliver vibrant and sustainable environments. We work for central and local government, the private sector and investors, giving us a unique overview of the development process.

Our services include:

  • Applications and advice

  • Community consultation

  • Development management

  • Major applications, appeals and expert witness

  • Research and policy formulation

  • Strategic site search and promotion.

Our sectors include:

  • Aviation

  • Commercial

  • Energy

  • Education

  • Defence and justice

  • Healthcare

  • Heritage

  • Infrastructure

  • Leisure

  • Minerals and waste

  • Retail and leisure

  • Residential

  • Rural

  • Telecommunications

  • Urban regeneration.