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Ben Pope

Principal Planner

Ben is a Principal Planner in Boyer’s London Office. He is chartered town planner with over 6 years’ experience in the private sector, having worked for both Boyer and another consultancy within London. He has also spent time in the public sector at the City and County of Swansea.

Ben’s experience is wide-ranging and has largely consisted of a development management role on a number of projects in London and the wider South East. He is adept at appraising sites, coordinating project teams, preparing and submitting planning applications, and managing schemes through to determination. This work has covered a variety of development sectors, including residential, healthcare, commercial, retail and renewable energy generation.

Ben has been with Boyer for over 4 years and in this time has worked on schemes throughout London, the Home Counties, Chichester, Lewes, Epsom & Ewell and Horsham. He is currently project managing a number of planning applications for both house builders and developers. He plays an important role in reviewing sites and identifying new development opportunities for clients, specifically the redevelopment of previously developed sites.

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Projects worked on


Townfield Meadows, Kirdford

Meadows to the south of Townfield in Kirdford for a sensitively design new residential neighbourhood providing extensive biodiversity enhancements, publicly accessible open space and up to 70 new homes, affordable housing, play provision, community sporting facility, new and improved footpaths and other improvements to infrastructure.

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Alexandra Bamford


Alice Moore

Senior Planner

Arjun Lal


Ben Pope

Principal Planner

Grant Leggett

Director, Head of Boyer London

James Doherty

Senior Planner

Mark Batchelor


Philip Allin


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