Make Some Noise – Can Protests Be Silenced?

Make Some Noise – Can Protests Be Silenced?

 You’d be forgiven if, at the moment, you’re trying to avoid the news. It’s all pretty grim reading. But today’s headlines include things such as “Government defends plans for noise limits at protests”, and “Silencing Black Lives Matter”, and that feels like a good...
Jargon buster – BS8233 noise impact assessments

Jargon buster – BS8233 noise impact assessments

If you’re building or refurbishing a residential property,it’s likely that you’ll receive a densely worded planning condition includingthe following phrase: ‘Prior to occupation of the development, a scheme ofsound insulation shall be submitted for approval.’ But what...