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Stephenson Halliday has recently provided planning and community consultation services for a large scale solar proposal close to the village of Morland, near Penrith in Cumbria. The site is located in a rural area of Cumbria, close to a number of other solar proposals. The timescales involved with the project were extremely tight given the […]

Stephenson Halliday prepared and submitted a planning application for a solar array on land at Silloth Docks as part of our client’s commitment to reduce their carbon footprint across their business. Working to a challenging programme for submission, we prepared all planning documentation for the application. This included undertaking a landscape and visual appraisal of […]

Stephenson Halliday was recently commissioned to provide planning and community consultation services for a 5MW solar farm at a site adjacent to the M6 corridor in north Lancashire. Our role involved the co-ordination of the planning submission, including the review of specialist environmental reports, the production of an environmental report and provision of a planning […]

Stephenson Halliday are in the process of preparing an EIA for proposals to extend and progressively restore Kirkby Slate Quarry on the edge of the Lake District National Park for Burlington Slate. Our planning and landscape teams have been working closely with our client to develop the working scheme and phasing plans for the proposal.  […]

Stephenson Halliday has worked closely with architects Mason Gillibrand in preparing a masterplan and detailed landscape concept proposals for the extension of the hotel and leisure facilities at Low Wood Bay Windermere. Set within the Lake District National Park, the key focus was to sensitively assimilate the proposals into the surrounding character of the area. […]

Our planning and landscape teams acted on behalf of Dallam Estates in relation to a designated housing site at Milnthorpe, Cumbria. South Lakeland District Council has recently produced a Brief for the site’s future development and our client was keen to input to that process to ensure that the site remains attractive to prospective housing developers. Stephenson Halliday produced a conceptual design for the […]

Stephenson Halliday has been working with RWE since 2012 in coordinating the EIA for this 15MW wind farm. We built and coordinated a bespoke team of leading consultants to provide a robust EIA. We managed the design process and also undertook the planning and LVIA components of the assessment. A 3D animated model was prepared […]

After almost 20 years of successful operation, Harlock Hill is ready to be repowered.  Stephenson Halliday assisted Infinergy in achieving this goal, securing consent in July 2014 for five 99.5m turbines with a total installed capacity of up to 11.5MW. Stephenson Halliday assisted in layout design and the critical landscape and visual assessment. The key […]

Stephenson Halliday was commissioned by Dulas to produce a LVIA and supporting graphics as part of the Environmental Report for Allt Essan Hydro Scheme (350kW run-of-river hydro-electric scheme) near Auchessan in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. The site was predominantly located within an area managed for forestry and a detailed schedule of mitigation […]

Stephenson Halliday was commissioned by Dulas to produce a LVIA report and supporting graphics as part of the EIA application for Gleann Casaig Hydro Scheme (500kW run-of-river hydro-electric scheme) near Brig O Turk and Glen Finglas in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. The landscape was open in character and an assessment of wild […]