Please use the contact details below to reach the appropriate member of the Directorate.
Historic Towns Forum
60-62 Banbury Rd
Tel: (0)1865 612033
Director - Noël James
If you would like to receive mailings regarding forthcoming events, publications and HTF activities please get in touch.
Tel: (0)1865 612033
In consultation with the membership at the regular Strategy Meetings and through the AGM, the policies and strategies of HTF are guided by the elected and co-opted members of the Executive Committee. Members have a range of expertise; if you would like to discuss issues around any particular topic, send your enquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org direct to the email shown below.
|Urban Vision Enterprise CIC|
Position: Managing Director of a professional practice which specialises in planning, regeneration, heritage, urban design, community engagement, organisational development, education and training.
Responsibilities: Planning Adviser to Locality, Heritage Specialist for Crossrail Thames Tunnels Section, Associate of the Consultation Institute, Vice Chair of the National Planning Forum, Design Council CABE BEE.
+Plus Urban Design Ltd: Newcastle-Leeds-Manchester-Milton Keynes
30+ years experience as a specialist urban design, architectural and historic environment advisor and practitioner in the planning, conservation and regeneration sectors.
Previously Associate Director at _space group, Urban Design Director at Ryder Architecture and prior to that worked at Newcastle City Council as Urban Design and Conservation Group Manager.
|High Peak Borough Council|
Position: Planning Policy and Design Manager
Responsibilities: Planning policy, conservation, heritage-led regeneration projects, design quality and urban design.
|Representing Local Authority Members:|
Worcester City Council
|Canterbury City Council|
Position: Head of Planning and Regeneration
Responsibilities: Development Management and Enforcement; Conservation & Countryside services; Planning Policy; Transportation; Building Control; Land charges; Strategic Housing; Project lead on a number of regeneration and joint developer partner projects.
Tel: 01962 848135
|Winchester City Council|
Position: Corporate Director (Operations)
Responsibilities: Major projects (inc residential and regeneration), service delivery including planning, cultural services, economic development.
Tel: 01904 551312
|York City Council|
Head of Design Conservation and Sustainable Development (within the City Strategy Directorate of the City of York Council). David’s team includes all the specialist advice disciplines concerned with the stewardship of the City's built and natural environment, including architecture (conservation, regeneration and landscape), archaeology, ecology, sustainability, community planning and heritage renaissance, among others.
He joined City of York Council 2 years ago from Durham County Council where he managed the County Design and Conservation team.
|Representing Civic and Amenity Society Members:|
Tel: 0121 236 8110
The Chester Civic Trust
Tel: 01443 336052
Position: Head of Regeneration and Conservation
Tel: 07808 654829
|Steven Bee Urban Counsel|
Position: Principal of Steven Bee Urban Counsel
Responsibilities: Consultancy providing critical, creative and strategic advice and guidance to all involved in planning and development , based on experience of the processes involved from all perspectives.
Cabe enabler and member of Cabe Planning Advisory Committee, Academician of Academy of Urbanism.Formerly Director of Planning and Development at English Heritage, Chief Planning Officer and Director Development Services at Winchester City Council, Technical Director Llewelyn-Davies.
|Individual Member/Former Chair of EHTF and formerly Head of Policy & Projects Cambridge City Council|
Position: Independent consultant with wide experience of urban land use, transport and environmental planning; takes an interdisciplinary approach to urban planning and growth, especially in the context of historic towns and cities; and has a strong interest in tourism planning and destination management.
Tel: 0035 361 386555
|Architectural Conservation Professionals|
Position: Director in private practice consultancy specializing in the Historic Environment
Responsibilities: Business development and day to day operation of practice. Professional areas of responsibility are historic landscapes and building conservation / surveying.
Tel: 01603 305575
|Heritage Economic & Regeneration Trust (HEART)|
Position: 1. Chief Executive 2. Chair
Responsibilities: 1. Running a unique heritage regeneration company with 14 staff and a £1M turnover 2. providing strategic guidance for the CEO and Board of a national charity with 33 staff and a £2M+ budget.
Tel: 01284 757350
St Edmundsbury Borough Council
John PrestonTel: 01223 457160
|Cambridge City Council|
Position: Historic Environment Manager
Responsibilities: Conservation, design, and trees (managing the whole city tree stock) for Cambridge.
Tel: 01603 627275