Infrastructure planner hired at SCP

Transport planning consultancy SCP has announced that Kim Barnes has joined the firm as an associate director to develop the infrastructure design capabilities in its Manchester office.

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‘New challenge’ beckons for Cheshire East

The imminent adoption of Cheshire East’s Local Plan means greater investor certainty and a firm foundation for the borough’s key projects, the local authority’s senior planner has told Place North West.

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Laird joins PBA as transport lead

Brian Laird has joined the Manchester office of planning and development consultancy Peter Brett Associates as a senior associate, with responsibility for leading the North West transport planning team.

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Remarkable hires Lib Dem councillor

Communications and public affairs consultancy Remarkable Group has hired Cllr Iain Roberts, the former deputy leader of Stockport Council, to join its Manchester team.