Lydia Frimley

Assistant Planner

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Lydia joined Iceni’s Strategic Team at the end of June 2022 as part of our apprenticeship programme.

Whilst working at Iceni she is completing her qualifications for her Assistant Planner role at Chichester College, which is partnered with the RTPI to offer this course. Prior to this she had studied Maths, Business, Physics A-levels at Westcliff High School for Girls. She has also completed an EPQ on modular housing.

She has worked across the Strategic Team helping to review policies, write planning and socio-economic statements. She has also inputted in to Health Impact Assessment and five year housing land supply assessment.

For Iceni’s Economics Team she has assisted with site assessments for the BCP and Dorset Employment Land Review and provided inputs in the West Midlands Strategic Employment Sites Study (WMSESS) including GIS analysis.

Her further experience includes undertaking several planning appraisals and policy research including examining the impact of proposed changes to the NPPF.

She is currently leading Iceni’s intelligence work in Sussex giving her a detailed knowledge of their planning progression, housing supply, major applications and changes happening within the county.