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Charles Winch shortlisted for London Young Planner of the Year

Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) London Awards for Planning Excellence 2022 announce finalists


Stantec is proud to announce that Charles Winch has been shortlisted for London Young Planner of the Year in the RTPI London Awards for Planning Excellence 2022. 

Charles, a Senior Planning Consultant with Stantec UK, is currently delivering schemes across the UK and the South East of England. Charles is working on a variety of projects ranging from advertisement consents, to a major outline application for a Garden City town centre.

The RTPI is a leading membership organisation and a Chartered Institute responsible for maintaining professional standards and accrediting world class planning courses nationally and internationally. The RTPI Awards for Planning Excellence celebrate outstanding plans, projects and people from around the world that demonstrate the power of planning. The awards highlight exceptional examples of how planning and planners have a positive impact on our quality of life in creating exceptional places and protecting our environment.

The Young Planner of the Year award seeks out the brightest RTPI members in the early stages of their careers. Candidates must demonstrate an understanding of planning policy and the planning system, a range, quality and variety of recent planning experience and achievements, a commitment to professional development, act as a role model, and show enthusiasm and originality of approach.

Commenting on the announcement, Charles said: “I’m thrilled to be on the shortlist for London Young Planner of the Year and I’m honoured that my progress and achievements are being recognised by the industry. I feel lucky to have had the chance to be involved in some transformational London projects and it has given me a brilliant opportunity to develop my skills and career in a way that allows me to positively impact society.”

All the London finalists have now been announced and winners will be celebrated at the regional awards ceremony on 14 July 2022. The winning and top scoring entries across all 15 categories will become national finalists in October and awards will be presented at a ceremony in central London on 30 November.

More information and the full shortlist for the London Young Planner of the Year can be found here.

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