What can you do if planning permission has been refused on your property?

Archangel has recently secured planning consent for a single storey rear extension to a Grade II listed house in a South Cambridgeshire village, where permission was previously refused. A previous application for a single storey ‘orangery’ style rear extension was refused citing scale, form and detailing as reasons for refusal. In summary the extension was […]

Beer in the Churchyard – Is Nothing Sacred?

Churchyard beer festival

There has been some interesting press coverage recently – and a good deal of reported outrage – about a beer festival in late September at the grade I listed church of St Mary the Virgin in Norton, near Stockton-on-Tees. The main event took place inside the church itself, but naturally enough in the warm weather […]

The Wall Paintings of St Andrew’s Church Impington

The wall painting repair works at St Andrew’s Church, Impington in the Diocese of Ely are now finished. The 2021 conservation programme funded by Historic England and undertaken by specialist  Tobit Curteis Associates made visible many fine details which had become obscured over decades of dirt deposition on the surface and compromised by the loss of […]