News

5th April 2019

Custom & Self-build Seminar

Thank you to the RTPI for making our joint seminar about Custom & Self-build housing a great success and to our speakers for their informative presentations. The event gave practical advice on planning, measuring demand and developing policies for delivering Custom & Self-build homes and...

1st March 2019

Forthcoming Custom and Self-build Seminars

If you missed our seminar, organised in conjunction with RTPI and dedicated to planning for Custom & Self-build housing on March 29th ,  you may be interested to read the papers which are available here. Three Dragons will also be speaking about Custom & Self-build...

1st March 2019

Three Dragons assist with examining impact of nuclear power plant

Three Dragons was part of a team led by WSP who helped the Welsh Government prepare for the Examination of the Wylfa Nuclear Power Plant.  Three Dragons led on housing related issues, working closely with the WG Housing team in liaison with the relevant local...

28th November 2018

Welborne Garden City Passivhaus Study

Three Dragons,  in partnership with The Design Buro, has completed a research study on behalf of Fareham Borough Council into Passivhaus developments.  The research explored the implications of the council’s policy that 10% of all new homes at Welborne Garden village must be built to...

22nd October 2018

Waverley CIL Report Published

Following a public examination in the summer Waverley Borough Council has received a recommendation that that Charging Schedule should be approved. The Examiner stated that the evidence produced by Three Dragons was appropriate and demonstrated that overall development would not be placed at risk. He...

20th June 2018

Three Dragons welcomes Tom Marshall

We are delighted to welcome Tom Marshall to our team of consultants. Tom is a chartered town planner, whose experience covers a variety of projects relating to the economics of land use planning. He has wide ranging experience of preparing viability appraisals and masterplans for...

9th May 2018

Custom & Self-build Housing

Three Dragons, working with the South West RTPI, jointly hosted a seminar on Custom & Self-build Housing for planning and housing professionals. The seminar focussed on how local authorities and their partners can develop appropriate policies and ensure serviced plots are provided for custom &...

14th January 2018

London Plan 2017: evidence base

The new Draft London Plan was published in November 2017. Three Dragons has prepared 5 reports which form part of the evidence base and have been published alongside. These are London Plan Viability Study; Older Persons Housing Benchmarks; Lessons from Higher  Density Development; Accessible Design Features in Specialist Older...