Scottish 'town centre first' policy should go beyond retail, says government-backed review

Scotland's existing 'town-centre first' guidance should be expanded to cover not only retail development but leisure, office, public services and housing uses as part of a drive to re-energise the nation's urban centres, according to a new report.

by Jim Dunton
Town centres: report recommends planning policy changes
Town centres: report recommends planning policy changes

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