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Read moreRead moreLeas Lift, Folkestone
Leas Lift, Folkestone

Planning secured for restoration works to the Grade II* listed, Leas Lift in Folkestone.

Read moreRead moreInfinity, Ashford
Infinity, Ashford

Permission secured for Infinity Ashford, a major residential scheme in the heart of the town.

Read moreRead moreEnergy Efficient Homes for Hammersmith & Fulham
Energy Efficient Homes for Hammersmith & Fulham

Three replacement energy-efficient apartment buildings for the Aintree Estate in Hammersmith.

Read moreRead moreNew Solar Farm for Dover
New Solar Farm for Dover

DHA brought on board to secure planning for a new solar farm in the village of Guston, Dover.

Read moreRead morePermission granted within ancient woodland
Permission granted within ancient woodland

Three contemporary homes set within ancient woodland have been given the thumbs up by Sevenoaks District Council after DHA helped steer the project through planning.

Read moreRead moreVicarage Fields
Vicarage Fields

Having first identified this site over 20 years ago, DHA has successfully secured planning permission for 13 bespoke dwellings on land in Linton.

Read moreRead moreK3 Waste to Energy Facility
K3 Waste to Energy Facility

A Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project in Kemsley, Kent.

Read moreRead moreAgribusiness grows production by 1,000 acres
Agribusiness grows production by 1,000 acres

Working with GrowUp Farms Ltd, DHA has secured consent for a 9,000 sqm extension to its existing vertical farm, Pepperness.

Read moreRead moreTruck Stop, M20
Truck Stop, M20

Major changes to how the Motis Business Centre at Cheriton Parc, near junction 12 of the M20, operates have been secured.

Read moreRead moreChatham Waterfront
Chatham Waterfront

Plans to build five apartment blocks on a town centre car park in Medway have been approved thanks to the combined efforts of DHA's transport team and Guy Hollaway Architects.

Read moreRead moreNext phase for Rosewood
Next phase for Rosewood

Detailed planning permission secured for Phase 2 of the Rosewood development in Langley.

Read moreRead moreVinorium, Kent
Vinorium, Kent

New headquarters with retail space, a wine-tasting room and storage for Vinorium, the UK's leading Australian wine merchant.

Read moreRead moreManor Farm, Frindsbury
Manor Farm, Frindsbury

DHA worked with the site owners, the Department for Education, Medway Council and Historic England to deliver this viable scheme and to safeguard a Grade 1 listed medieval barn.

Read moreRead moreFormer Cinema Site, Tunbridge Wells
Former Cinema Site, Tunbridge Wells

Permission has been granted to redevelop the longstanding vacant ABC Cinema site in Tunbridge Wells.

Read moreRead moreMarket Place, Dartford
Market Place, Dartford

Planning permission secured for a six-floor mixed use redevelopment in Dartford Town Centre. The development will be the latest of the recent positive steps to reinvigorate the town centre following the very effective public realm improvements around Market Street in 2021.

Read moreRead moreChurch Road, Otham
Church Road, Otham

DHA's planning and transport teams were involved with the development of Land West of Church Road for a number of years, and in January 2021 the scheme was finally approved at appeal.

Read moreRead moreHarris Federation Trust
Harris Federation Trust

DHA was instrumental in helping award-winning Harris Federation Trust secure a resolution to grant planning permission for a new 1,150 student school on the University of Greenwich's former Avery Hill Campus.

Read moreRead moreStawberry Fields
Stawberry Fields

A European first for the strawberry industry is already delivering on its promise of increased yields of higher quality fruit for a Kent producer after DHA helped Charltons secure permission for a £5m investment.

Read moreRead moreBullers Wood
Bullers Wood

Kier Construction (Southern) are now bringing forward a new secondary school in Bromley for the Department for Education, reinforcing DHA's track record for delivering education projects in South East London and Kent.

Read moreRead moreBrewery & Hoppers Huts
Brewery & Hoppers Huts

With the UK beer industry experiencing a resurgence and Kent being synonymous with hops, DHA has helped secure permission for a brewery and eight hoppers huts in Wateringbury, designed by TaylorHare Architects and with input from Heritage Consultants, Studio Sam Causer.

Read moreRead moreOak Tree School, Winnersh
Oak Tree School, Winnersh

Families in Wokingham will soon benefit from a new school, providing a learning environment for 150 pupils with complex needs including social, emotional and mental health (SEMH), and Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC) difficulties.

Read moreRead moreMillwall FC Training Ground
Millwall FC Training Ground

New training academy and facilities for Millwall in the Green Belt near Brands Hatch.

Read moreRead morePalm Paper
Palm Paper

DHA has been working with Palm Paper since 2009 to develop its 52-hectare site in Kings Lynn, Norfolk.

Read moreRead moreInnovation Centre
Innovation Centre

Kent Medical Campus, located at junction 7 of the M20, is to be home to an Innovation Centre after DHA secured planning permission on behalf of Maidstone Borough Council.

Read moreRead moreMayfield Grammar School
Mayfield Grammar School

Planning permission secured for a new teaching block at Mayfield Grammar School, on behalf of Kier Group.

Read moreRead moreDinton Activity Centre
Dinton Activity Centre

With the former Dinton Activity Centre in Dinton Pastures Country Park, Surrey, no longer fit for purpose, the decision was taken to build a new one.

Read moreRead moreNew homes for Newington
New homes for Newington

46 new homes in Swale secured for Esquire Developments.

Read moreRead moreDover Grammar
Dover Grammar

Plans to demolish Dover Grammar School for Boys and replace it with a new building on the same site have been given the go-ahead by Kent County Council.

Read moreRead moreHospital Accommodation
Hospital Accommodation

Plans for new student accommodation and teaching building in Green Belt at Tunbridge Wells Hospital, Pembury, have been approved unanimously thanks to DHA's planning and highways advice.

Read moreRead moreTemporary accommodation, Ashford Borough Council
Temporary accommodation, Ashford Borough Council

23 self-contained units in Ashford for homeless people or individuals and families needing temporary accommodation.

Read moreRead moreFree Range Egg Facilities
Free Range Egg Facilities

Supporting Kent's rural business community has always been an area of DHA expertise. This includes its work with Fridays, the family-owned free range egg producer, which has recently secured planning permission to replace two outdated 40-year-old rearing sheds at Tolehurst Farm, near Staplehurst.

Read moreRead moreLedian Farm Care Village
Ledian Farm Care Village

DHA are increasingly involved in medical and long term care development proposals and have recently secured permission for English Care Villages to transform a partially derelict industrial estate into a specialist care village in Leeds, Kent.

Read moreRead moreMarks & Spencer
Marks & Spencer

DHA's transport advice and a unanimous vote in favour by Maidstone Borough Council helped secure a new Marks & Spencer store at Eclipse Park near junction 7 of M20.

Read moreRead moreYellow Tree Capital
Yellow Tree Capital

Yellow Tree Capital, the South East specialist in securing finance for property developers and investors, called on DHA to help it secure permission for a new head office to accommodate its growth, enabling it to remain in central Sevenoaks.

Read moreRead moreInspired Villages
Inspired Villages

Outline planning permission has been granted on appeal for a continuing care retirement community for DHA's client: Inspired Villages, and its proposed development in Broadbridge Heath, near Horsham.

Read moreRead moreMountbatten House, Chatham
Mountbatten House, Chatham

DHA has secured permission for Medway Development Company to redevelop the landmark 1970s Mountbatten House in Chatham.

Read moreRead moreNotcutts Garden Centre
Notcutts Garden Centre

Having worked with DHA for a number of years, Notcutts called upon the team to help propagate two important projects, one in Oxford and the other in Tunbridge Wells.

Read moreRead moreHerne Bay Crematorium
Herne Bay Crematorium

Canterbury City Council has granted permission to Westerleigh Group to erect a new crematorium, incorporating a 98-seat chapel and waiting room, on a 14-acre plot of farmland off Bullockstone Road in Herne Bay.

Read moreRead moreNurses Accommodation
Nurses Accommodation

Faced with increased demand for affordable accommodation for hospital staff, DHA was instructed by Springwood Developments on behalf of Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust.

Read moreRead moreHip, hip, hooray
Hip, hip, hooray

Waiting lists are set to be cut after plans for a new medical facility were given the go-ahead by Maidstone Borough Council.

Read moreRead moreNew Homes at Cliffe Woods
New Homes at Cliffe Woods

Reserved matters approval has been secured for Redrow Homes to deliver 184 homes on a site on the western edge of Cliffe Woods in Medway.

Read moreRead moreCray Wanderers Football Club
Cray Wanderers Football Club

New football ground, community facilities and affordable housing on Green Belt land for Cray Wanderers FC.

Read moreRead moreOakhill House
Oakhill House

165 high-quality homes secured for former Oakhill House campus in Hildenborough.

Read moreRead moreDS Smith
DS Smith

DHA have undertaken numerous projects for DS Smith, a leading global manufacturer of sustainable corrugated case materials and speciality papers, based at the Kemsley Paper Mill in Sittingbourne.

Read moreRead moreSwanley Shopping Centre
Swanley Shopping Centre

The Swanley Square scheme, which is an allocated site in Sevenoaks District Council's current Local Plan. With its close links to London via the nearby railway station and frequent bus services, the site is highly sustainable in transport terms.

Read moreRead moreWaterbrook Business Park
Waterbrook Business Park

Waterbrook Park, the 140 acre site near junction 10 of the M20 at Ashford, is to see the doubling of HGV parking capacity at the Ashford International Truck stop, as well as new commercial property, retail space and 400 homes.

Read moreRead moreBarnet Regeneration
Barnet Regeneration

Working on behalf of New Granville LLP, DHA Planning prepared a successful appeal against the refusal of planning permission for an estate regeneration project at the Granville Road Estate, Barnet.

Read moreRead moreSouthborough Community Hub
Southborough Community Hub

DHA secured resolution to grant planning permission for a new community hub and 69 new homes in Southborough, Tunbridge Wells.

Read moreRead morePaddock Wood Community Centre
Paddock Wood Community Centre

A new high-quality community centre for residents in Paddock Wood, near Tunbridge Wells.

Read moreRead moreNew Homes at Mornings Mill Farm
New Homes at Mornings Mill Farm

A Planning Inspector has allowed an appeal for 700 homes and awarded full costs to the applicant after concluding a site was "unquestionably a highly sustainable location" with relatively few harms.

Read moreRead moreViability case helps secure permission
Viability case helps secure permission

New village hall for Sissinghurst.

Read moreRead moreNew dorms for Kent boarding school
New dorms for Kent boarding school

Young people are to benefit from more comfortable accommodation thanks to planning permission achieved by DHA.

Read moreRead moreTurning old into new
Turning old into new

Permission secured for the demolition of all existing agricultural barns and a bungalow on site, followed by their replacement with six new homes.

Read moreRead moreCementing local relations
Cementing local relations

Planning secured for Gallagher Aggregates.

Read moreRead moreAccessibility drives new homes forward
Accessibility drives new homes forward

Plans secured for two new clifftop houses with stunning views over the Channel.

Read moreRead more12 New Townhouses for Aylesford
12 New Townhouses for Aylesford

DHA secured approval for 12 new town houses with access, parking and landscaping, designed by Clague Architects.

Read moreRead moreHaven Farm, Sutton Valence
Haven Farm, Sutton Valence

New homes and community facilities for Sutton Valence.

Read moreRead moreEastwood Observatory
Eastwood Observatory

Conversion of existing outbuildings into an observatory and meeting spaces

Read moreRead more66-Bed Care Home in Halling, Medway
66-Bed Care Home in Halling, Medway

Meeting the need for greater local elderly care provision

Read moreRead moreNew Homes in Northwood
New Homes in Northwood

160 units designed around a central village green.

Read moreRead moreRedevelopment of historic brewery
Redevelopment of historic brewery

Planning permission secured for a mixed-use redevelopment at Station Road, Horley.

Read moreRead moreLedian Gardens, Leeds
Ledian Gardens, Leeds

Retirement villages has its sights set on leading by example

Read moreRead moreWombourne High School
Wombourne High School

New teaching block in Wolverhampton

Read moreRead moreWaterside School, Nottingham
Waterside School, Nottingham

To include a nursery and 210-pupil primary academy, to support the Trent Basin Waterside residential development

Read moreRead moreNew Homes, Borden, Sittingbourne
New Homes, Borden, Sittingbourne

DHA secured Reserved Matters consent for 209 homes at Wises Lane

Read moreRead moreNew Homes in Hailsham
New Homes in Hailsham

Bellway Homes granted permission to develop 220 new homes

Read moreRead moreKingsnorth Green, Ashford
Kingsnorth Green, Ashford

DHA appointed to lead the planning inquiry to secure 550 new homes

Read moreRead moreAppeal Success Improves Pupil Safety
Appeal Success Improves Pupil Safety

Safe drop-off zone for primary school pupils plus a new 40 space car park

Read moreRead moreRevised Residential Scheme
Revised Residential Scheme

At appeal, DHA successfully argued the case for a residential scheme in Margate

Read moreRead moreNew Net Zero Carbon School in Hemel Hempstead
New Net Zero Carbon School in Hemel Hempstead

Time-expired buildings to be replaced with a new net zero carbon teaching facility.

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