Heritage and Conservation Planning Seminar

Organiser: DPP Heritage and Cobbetts
Location: Manchester Art Gallery
Phone: 0161 238 9150

By invitation only Agenda 4.30pm – Registration 5.00pm – Seminar 6.00pm – Questions 6.30pm – Drinks & Networking Speakers Katy Lightbody Associate Partner – DPP LLP David Hardy Partner, Cobbetts LLP With over 10,000 conservation areas and between 500,000 and 800,000 listed buildings in the UK, it is unsurprising that around a third of all planning applications involve or affect heritage assets of one type or another. 2009 will be a significant year for management of the historic environment in view of emerging heritage policy guidance and legislation. A joint seminar by Cobbetts and DPP Heritage will explore the world of heritage and conservation planning and the often complex framework within which decision are made. Let us clarify the common heritage myths and facts and give you a clearer understanding about this important topic.