Public Inquiry/ Public Examination


Navitus Bay (proposed Offshore Wind Farm) Public Examination, 2014 (decision 2015)

Analysis of landscape and visual impacts, responses to Environmental Statements, Local Impact Report, negotiation of financial and environmental offsetting measures, co-ordination with other Hampshire, Dorset and Isle of Wight planning authorities.


Dibden Bay (proposed Container Port) Public Inquiry, 2001-2002 (decision 2004)

Expert Witness on behalf of New Forest District Council and Hampshire County Council for landscape, visual and community impacts;

Appointment, supervision and co-ordination of specialist consultants (eg lighting, visualisation techniques);

Support to and liaison with local community groups and other organisations with similar environmental concerns, including National Trust, New Forest Committee, Council for National Parks and CPRE.


Local Plan Inquiries and Examinations, 1993-2012

Expert Witness and supporting evidence.


s78 Appeals by Public Inquiry, various 1991-2005, eg Expert Witness at:

Beechen Lane, Lyndhurst (mixed);

Gordleton Business Park, Lymington (multiple appeals and Inquiries ) (industrial);

Little Testwood Farm (Bryants), Totton (residential);

North Totton (Bloors), (residential);

North Totton (Walter Lawrence Homes) (residential).