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

Jess Glover

Emma MacWilliam


Approved: single storey house extension in the New Forest National Park

New Forest National Park Authority:  Darryl Howells, a director of the firm has secured planning permission for a single storey extension to a house in Woodlands in the national park.  The nature of the application seems simple, however the reality of dealing with the application was actually difficult. The main […]

Approved: mixed-use building of flats and offices in Bournemouth town centre

BCP Council (Bournemouth):  Darryl Howells, a director of the firm has secured full planning permission for the demolition of the existing buildings and erection of a 2-3 storey building comprising 4 flats and 3 offices with associated access and parking at a site in Norwich Road, Bournemouth. The scheme was […]

Approved: certificate of lawful use for two flats in Bournemouth

BCP Council (Bournemouth area): Jess Glover is pleased to have recently secured two Lawful Development Certificates for an existing use. For these particular applications, the adjacent units had been converted from two offices in two self-contained residential flats in the Westbourne and West Cliff ward of Bournemouth. These applications take […]

Approved: amended scheme of 80 flats in Poole

BCP Council (Poole):  Darryl Howells, has secured planning permission for a Section 73 application to vary conditions on a previously approved scheme 80 flats with associated access and parking.  The position of the site is positioned in a prominent location, on the road gyratory opposite the Civic Centre, Poole Park Conservation Area […]

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