About

Making the world a better place through our work, we blend fairness and integrity with high standards, building a legacy of positive impact on the path to a net zero future.

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OUR ETHOS

Pioneering problem solvers

We lean into knotty problems, roll up our sleeves and find a way to solve new challenges and get the job done.

Expertise & innovation

We’re on top of our game and committed to delivering consistent excellence fuelled by deep sector expertise and a culture of innovation and creativity across the firm.

Client focussed, sustainability driven

Our clients are part of the climate solution and we’re focused on enabling them to succeed, this is a big part of our ‘why’. It’s personal for us, as a team we love the nature and the outdoors and want to protect it.

Empowerment for success

Empowerment at Lighthouse is about providing our experts with the autonomy they need to excel and the collaborative environment necessary to innovate within the planning space.

Our culture of mutual support and shared knowledge ensures that every client benefits from collective expertise.

Success for our clients and the environment is our success, and we celebrate these achievements as a unified team.

Meet the Directors

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Peter Grubb

BSc(Hons) MSc MRTPI

peter.grubb@lighthouse-dc.co.uk
07494 033 447

Peter is a Chartered Planning Consultant with over 20 years’ experience and an industry leader. Peter was formerly Head of a Planning Team at the largest planning consultancy in the UK before co-founding Lighthouse. 

Peter provides expert advice to help clients navigate the planning system including technical, political and strategy advice. Peter prepares planning applications, appeals and associated applications, drafts evidence, manages multi-environmental and legal disciplines, leads on the consenting processes and provides top level planning advocacy and expert evidence at Committees, Hearings, Examinations, Inquiries and court proceedings.

One of Peter’s key strengths is his depth of experience and expertise across the energy and infrastructure sector, which has been his focus for 15 years.

Peter prides himself on achieving successful outcomes for clients. This means achieving deliverable and commercially focussed planning consents tailored to client’s needs, including assisting with site identification and feasibility advice.

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Nick Beddoe

BA(Hons) MSc MRTPI

nick.beddoe@lighthouse-dc.co.uk
07498 331 392

Nick is a Chartered Planning Consultant with over 10 years’ experience in the private sector, working for the largest planning consultancy in the UK. Nick has a particular interest and expertise in sustainable design and renewable energy and has extensive experience throughout the process of achieving consent and supporting clients in the delivery and construction of energy projects on the ground.
 
Nick acts for developers to provide a full range of planning consultancy services and has a detailed understanding of planning policy and legislation in England and Wales.
 
Nick specialises in the energy and infrastructure sector and has delivered projects through the TCPA, DCO and DNS consenting regimes.
 
Nick takes an open and honest approach to advising clients, taking time to understand their primary objectives and balancing the full range of planning and development issues in order to best meet their development aspirations.

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