Welcome to Pure Town Planning

We are Chartered Town Planners, a specialist independent town planning consultancy based in the south of England

Our Services

Initial Advice

Pure Town Planning work best when we are involved from the very outset – and this is where our

Planning Applications

A planning application is no mean undertaking these days and simply getting a planning application registered at the Council can be something

Planning Appeals

The right of appeal is one of the most important features of the planning system and planning appeals form a significant part

Our Team

Matt Annen

Dan Wilden

Darryl Howells

Neil McKeon

Chris Miell

Richard Mears

Jess Glover


Approved: detached dwelling in Fontmell Magna Conservation Area, Shaftesbury

North Dorset District Council: Neil McKeon of Pure Town Planning has secured planning permission for a four bedroom detached dwelling in Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury. The application site is located on grassland set within the Fontmell Magna Conservation Area and abutting the Cranborne Chase AONB. Given the constraints on the site, […]

Approved: alterations and extensions to chalet bungalow in West Moors, Dorset

East Dorset District Council: Jess Glover (assisted by Darryl Howells) has secured planning permission for major works to a chalet bungalow at West Moors near Ferndown in Dorset. The proposals include single storey extension, construction of a new roof with additional first floor accommodation and an extension to the existing […]

Darryl Howells becomes Director of Pure Town Planning

Pure Town Planning are delighted to announce the promotion of Darryl Howells to the role of Director, joining the firm’s existing Directors Matt Annen and Dan Wilden. Darryl joined Pure Town Planning two years ago following a long local authority career at the Borough of Poole. Darryl made a superb […]

Approved: erection of three-storey block of 10 flats in Bournemouth Road, Poole

Borough of Poole:  Darryl Howells has secured full planning permission to demolish an existing 9-bedroom HMO and erect a 3 storey block of 10 self-contained flats with associated vehicular access and parking (revised scheme). The application site is positioned adjacent to another site where Darryl had previously secured planning permission […]

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