Coastal Landfills

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Cristina Ortega and Emma Preston are environmental consultants at Groundsure. In this blog, they take a look at landfill sites that have been located near to the coast. If you have any comments or questions about this blog, please contact cristina.ortega@groundsure.com We already know that landfills are particularly harmful to the environment and, amongst other issues,

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Football Ground Developments in London

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Kathryn Bate is an environmental consultant at Groundsure. In this blog, Kathryn discusses how football clubs in London are including new housing developments in the redevelopment or relocation of their stadiums. If you have any questions about this blog, you can contact the commercial consultancy team at commercial@groundsure.com. With property prices in London increasing and

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Powys County Council Contaminated Land ruling: the implications

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There has been a lot of discussion across the industry and in the news following the recent contaminated land ruling by the Court of Appeal, which held that Powys County Council was not liable for pollution created at a landfill site by its predecessor. This ruling may have an impact on property owners/developers where the

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Perhaps it’s time to rethink your workplace design?

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Manos Boulmpasakos is an environmental consultant at Groundsure. In this blog, Manos discusses workplace design and the impact that it can have on productivity. If you have any comments or questions about this blog, please email commercial@groundsure.com. Nowadays, there seems to be certain ideas on how a company seeks to boost the productivity of their

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Hinkley – get to the point!

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Tom Parkinson is an environmental consultant at Groundsure. In this blog, Tom discusses Hinkley Point C and the impact that it will have on the UK. If you have any questions or comments about this blog, you can contact the commercial consultancy team at commercial@groundsure.com. On the 15th September 2016, the UK Government historically approved the first

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What lies ahead for green belt land – how green is the future?

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Alice Hopkins is an environmental consultant at Groundsure. In this blog, Alice discusses the future of green belt land in the UK. If you have any questions or comments about this blog, you can contact the commercial consultancy team at commercial@groundsure.com. What is the green belt? England’s green belts are areas of land protected from development

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Is solar wind power the future of renewable energy?

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In this blog, Freddy Brocklehurst, an environmental consultant at Groundsure, discusses sources of alternative energy, with a particular focus on solar wind power. If you have any questions about this blog, you can contact the commercial consultancy team at commercial@groundsure.com. As the world’s energy needs inevitably grows, we must become less reliant on fossil fuels and

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Drew’s Ultramarathon

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Not so long ago, I decided to enter an ultramarathon. The idea started as many awful ideas do, down the pub, chatting to my wife’s best friend. She mentioned that she was thinking of doing something unusual and memorable in memory of her partner’s memorable and unusual grandmother, so she’d decided to run an ultra.

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