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  • North Devon Innovation Strategy

    HJA were commissioned by Torridge and North Devon District Councils to develop and Innovation Strategy for Northern Devon that would identify gaps in the innovation landscape in Northern Devon and identify an action plan to fill those gaps.

    Read More
  • Wrexham Future Economic Development and Regeneration – City Status Bid

    Our work supported Wrexham’s successful bid for city status as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. We identified the opportunity for a range of potential benefits for Wrexham from gaining city status if it linked such an award to delivering more ambitious place shaping plans and investment strategies, connected to local attributes such as…

    Read More
  • Wiltshire Employment Land Review and updates

    We are continuing our work on behalf of Wiltshire Council to develop evidence that will underpin their Local Plan. This includes Functional Economic Market Area Assessment and Employment Land Review work.

    Read More
  • Toads Hole Valley (Brighton and Hove) Socio-Economics ES Chapter

    HJA was appointed to deliver a socio-economics EIA chapter as part of an Environmental Statement for a residential-led mixed-use development at the Toad’s Hole Valley development site in Hove. Our work contributed to the successful approval of the new scheme in May 2022.

    Read More
  • Torbay Levelling Up Fund Bid

    We supported Torbay Council in preparing a £20 million bid for the Levelling Up Fund, detailing how projects would address local challenges and barriers to growth, identifying market failures, and align with national policy around objectives relating to improved infrastructure and levelling up.

    Read More
  • Devon Coastal and Market Towns Action Plan

    We delivered an Action Plan for Devon County Council which offered specific proposals to support local authorities’ town regeneration, including proposals for pilot programmes, and a detailed plan for County, District, and town stakeholders to progress their support for town growth and development.

    Read More
  • Brentwood Gateway Park Economic Case

    HJA was instructed to make the economic case for the proposed development of an employment-led mixed-use development in Brentwood, Essex, centred on a prestige car dealership and service/repair workshop.

    Read More
  • Heart of the South West Towns Study

    We delivered a Study on behalf of the Herat of the South West LEP which considered how towns can respond to the challenges of Covid-19, and recommended a range of actions detailing how the LEP can achieve their strategic objectives.

    Read More
  • Cwm Pentref (Monmouthshire) Economic Impact Assessment

    HJA was commissioned by Llanarth Estate to undertake an economic impact assessment for a proposed new community – Cwm Pentref – in central Monmouthshire.

    Read More
  • Salisbury District Hospital Health, Education and Training Proposal – Economic Case

    HJA was appointed by the joint venture between Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust (SFT) and Salutem Developments to set out evidence of the need and demand for the proposed health, education, and training uses at the Salisbury District Hospital site.

    Read More
  • Gloucestershire Coronavirus Recovery Strategy

    We delivered a report examining the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, considering scenarios factoring in differing levels of initial decline, and extending across differing periods of short-to-medium term recovery times, and explaining in simple terms

    Read More
  • Somerset Economic Recovery and Growth Plan

    We formulated an economic recovery and growth plan to amalgamate a suite of projects that would bring economic development benefits, whilst remaining consistent with recent LEP infrastructure projects and recovery plans. As well as impacts of Covid-19, the plan looked at the underlying opportunities and challenges faced by Somerset’s economy.

    Read More
  • Residential-Led Land Promotion at Cottage Farm, Llantarnam

    HJA was instructed by Bron Afon to consider matters relating to employment land in Torfaen to enable understanding of the potential impacts of proposed development on land at Cottage Farm, Llantarnam, and support promotion of the site through the Torfaen Replacement LDP process.

    Read More
  • Social Business Wales New Starts Programme Evaluation

    Following our work on the initial Social Business Wales Programme, HJA was appointed to undertake three phases of evaluation of the Social Business Wales New Starts (SBWNS) programme.

    Read More
  • Holes Bay Business Case – Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

    We constructed a full business case on behalf of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council in support of their successful bid to secure £5 million funding from Dorset LEP, which enabled the Council to acquire land at the Holes Bay site and proceed with plans to develop 830 homes.

    Read More
  • Torbay Future High Streets Fund Bid

    We prepared a business case on behalf of Torbay Council in support of their successful £13 million Future High Streets Fund bid to deliver schemes focused on public realm investment, building renovation, and residential development.

    Read More
  • Heart of the South West Employment Land Study

    HJA were instructed by the Heart of the South West LEP to undertake an employment land study for the area, to provide a better understanding of the current supply of – and demand for – employment land across the area, the challenges faced in bringing this land forward for development, and potential solutions to address…

    Read More
  • Enterprise M3 LEP Towns Study

    We carried out a study of 33 of the largest towns in the Enterprise M3 LEP area to inform the preparation of a Local Industrial Strategy. We developed a typology of towns and networks that link them together, set out a longitudinal analysis of each town’s historic performance, and looked at future growth opportunities for…

    Read More
  • Harlow Gilston Garden Town Employment

    HJA were instructed by Harlow Council to develop a strategy for allocated employment sites within the Harlow and Gilston Garden Town – a proposal for a garden town comprising a minimum of 23,000 new homes and a new employment hub.

    Read More
  • Bath & North East Somerset Economic and Employment Land Evidence

    HJA was commissioned to produce an Employment Growth and Employment Land Review for Bath & North East Somerset Council to support the preparation of a new Local Plan, for which the Council required an updated economic and employment evidence base.

    Read More
  • Somerset Energy Innovation Centre Phases 2 and 3

    We delivered a service specification of the operator that would partner with Somerset County Council in operating Phases 2 and 3 of the Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, including deliber of business support services. Following the delivery of the full specification, SWMAS was appointed management operator, and Phase 3 of the SEIC was completed in March…

    Read More
  • The Meta Project (Pembrokeshire) Socio-Economics EIA Chapter

    HJA was commissioned to deliver the socio-economic EIA chapter of an Environmental Statement for the Marine Energy Test Area (META) in Pembrokeshire, Wales, with the scheme being approved in December 2020 and now operational.

    Read More
  • West of England Joint Strategic Plan – Economic Evidence and Expert Witness Support

    HJA was appointed by the West of England Unitary Authority to refine the findings of their Economic Development Needs Assessment (EDNA), and provide expert witness support during examination in public sessions.

    Read More
  • Somerset Districts Employment Land Evidence

    In 2017 HJA undertook an Employment Land Review for South Somerset District Council to provide an updated evidence base for the district’s early review of its Local Plan. In 2020, we were commissioned by South Somerset and Somerset West District Coun

    Read More
  • South Somerset Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    HJA was appointed by South Somerset District Council (SSDC) to review the previously identified functional economic market area (FEMA) for the district and consider any sub areas within it. Our work formed part of the evidence base to underpin employment and economic policies within the Local Plan.

    Read More
  • ‘GO Wales’ Achieve through Work Experience Programme Evaluation

    HJA was originally appointed in 2017 by the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW) to undertake a formative mid-term evaluation of the GO Wales: Achieve through Work Experience programme, and was appointed in 2021 to undertake an updated evaluation.

    Read More
  • East Hertfordshire and West Essex Employment Needs Assessment

    HJA was commissioned to undertake the assessment of employment needs to inform the development of an employment Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the four local authorities of East Hertfordshire, Epping Forest District, Harlow and Uttlesford.

    Read More
  • Greater Exeter Economic Development Needs Assessment

    We are continuing our work on behalf of the four Greater Exeter local authorities to develop evidence that will underpin their Local Plan. This includes Functional Economic Market Area Assessment and Economic Development Needs Assessment work.

    Read More
  • Social Business Wales Project Evaluation

    HJA was appointed by Cwmpas (formerly Wales Co-operative Centre) to provide evaluation services across a three phase process with respect to the Social Business Wales programme.

    Read More
  • Greater Exeter Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    As part of HJA’s work delivering the Greater Exeter Economic Development Needs Assessment, we established the evidence base underpinning the grouping of Exeter, East Devon, Teignbridge, and Mid Devon Councils as a FEMA.

    Read More
  • Wiltshire and Swindon Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    HJA was instructed by Wiltshire Council and Swindon Borough Council to deliver a Functional Economic Market Areas (FEMA) assessment to inform Local Plan reviews by providing robust evidence for the economic needs in the area.

    Read More
  • Pentre Felindre Urban Village Socio-Economics ES Chapter

    HJA was appointed to write a socio-economic impact assessment as part of an Environmental Statement (ES) for a proposal to build a new urban village on land north-west of junction 46 of the M4 motorway near Swansea.

    Read More
  • Lamb’s Business Park, South Godstone Economic Impact Assessment

    HJA was appointed by WT Lamb Holdings to undertake an economic impact assessment of potential development options at Lamb’s Business Park, South Godstone, which was being promoted for redevelopment to include a Biomass Gasification Plant and Data Centre.

    Read More
  • Hinkley Point C

    Gareth Jones has provided continued socio-economic support to Somerset County Council on the case for the development of a nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset since 2011.

    Read More
  • Coming Soon…

    Read More
  • North Devon Innovation Strategy

    HJA were commissioned by Torridge and North Devon District Councils to develop and Innovation Strategy for Northern Devon that would identify gaps in the innovation landscape in Northern Devon and identify an action plan to fill those gaps.

    Read More
  • Wiltshire Employment Land Review and updates

    We are continuing our work on behalf of Wiltshire Council to develop evidence that will underpin their Local Plan. This includes Functional Economic Market Area Assessment and Employment Land Review work.

    Read More
  • Devon Coastal and Market Towns Action Plan

    We delivered an Action Plan for Devon County Council which offered specific proposals to support local authorities’ town regeneration, including proposals for pilot programmes, and a detailed plan for County, District, and town stakeholders to progress their support for town growth and development.

    Read More
  • Heart of the South West Towns Study

    We delivered a Study on behalf of the Herat of the South West LEP which considered how towns can respond to the challenges of Covid-19, and recommended a range of actions detailing how the LEP can achieve their strategic objectives.

    Read More
  • Gloucestershire Coronavirus Recovery Strategy

    We delivered a report examining the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, considering scenarios factoring in differing levels of initial decline, and extending across differing periods of short-to-medium term recovery times, and explaining in simple terms

    Read More
  • Somerset Economic Recovery and Growth Plan

    We formulated an economic recovery and growth plan to amalgamate a suite of projects that would bring economic development benefits, whilst remaining consistent with recent LEP infrastructure projects and recovery plans. As well as impacts of Covid-19, the plan looked at the underlying opportunities and challenges faced by Somerset’s economy.

    Read More
  • Heart of the South West Employment Land Study

    HJA were instructed by the Heart of the South West LEP to undertake an employment land study for the area, to provide a better understanding of the current supply of – and demand for – employment land across the area, the challenges faced in bringing this land forward for development, and potential solutions to address…

    Read More
  • Enterprise M3 LEP Towns Study

    We carried out a study of 33 of the largest towns in the Enterprise M3 LEP area to inform the preparation of a Local Industrial Strategy. We developed a typology of towns and networks that link them together, set out a longitudinal analysis of each town’s historic performance, and looked at future growth opportunities for…

    Read More
  • Harlow Gilston Garden Town Employment

    HJA were instructed by Harlow Council to develop a strategy for allocated employment sites within the Harlow and Gilston Garden Town – a proposal for a garden town comprising a minimum of 23,000 new homes and a new employment hub.

    Read More
  • Bath & North East Somerset Economic and Employment Land Evidence

    HJA was commissioned to produce an Employment Growth and Employment Land Review for Bath & North East Somerset Council to support the preparation of a new Local Plan, for which the Council required an updated economic and employment evidence base.

    Read More
  • West of England Joint Strategic Plan – Economic Evidence and Expert Witness Support

    HJA was appointed by the West of England Unitary Authority to refine the findings of their Economic Development Needs Assessment (EDNA), and provide expert witness support during examination in public sessions.

    Read More
  • Somerset Districts Employment Land Evidence

    In 2017 HJA undertook an Employment Land Review for South Somerset District Council to provide an updated evidence base for the district’s early review of its Local Plan. In 2020, we were commissioned by South Somerset and Somerset West District Coun

    Read More
  • South Somerset Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    HJA was appointed by South Somerset District Council (SSDC) to review the previously identified functional economic market area (FEMA) for the district and consider any sub areas within it. Our work formed part of the evidence base to underpin employment and economic policies within the Local Plan.

    Read More
  • East Hertfordshire and West Essex Employment Needs Assessment

    HJA was commissioned to undertake the assessment of employment needs to inform the development of an employment Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the four local authorities of East Hertfordshire, Epping Forest District, Harlow and Uttlesford.

    Read More
  • Greater Exeter Economic Development Needs Assessment

    We are continuing our work on behalf of the four Greater Exeter local authorities to develop evidence that will underpin their Local Plan. This includes Functional Economic Market Area Assessment and Economic Development Needs Assessment work.

    Read More
  • Greater Exeter Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    As part of HJA’s work delivering the Greater Exeter Economic Development Needs Assessment, we established the evidence base underpinning the grouping of Exeter, East Devon, Teignbridge, and Mid Devon Councils as a FEMA.

    Read More
  • Wiltshire and Swindon Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    HJA was instructed by Wiltshire Council and Swindon Borough Council to deliver a Functional Economic Market Areas (FEMA) assessment to inform Local Plan reviews by providing robust evidence for the economic needs in the area.

    Read More
  • Wiltshire Employment Land Review and updates

    We are continuing our work on behalf of Wiltshire Council to develop evidence that will underpin their Local Plan. This includes Functional Economic Market Area Assessment and Employment Land Review work.

    Read More
  • Harlow Gilston Garden Town Employment

    HJA were instructed by Harlow Council to develop a strategy for allocated employment sites within the Harlow and Gilston Garden Town – a proposal for a garden town comprising a minimum of 23,000 new homes and a new employment hub.

    Read More
  • Bath & North East Somerset Economic and Employment Land Evidence

    HJA was commissioned to produce an Employment Growth and Employment Land Review for Bath & North East Somerset Council to support the preparation of a new Local Plan, for which the Council required an updated economic and employment evidence base.

    Read More
  • West of England Joint Strategic Plan – Economic Evidence and Expert Witness Support

    HJA was appointed by the West of England Unitary Authority to refine the findings of their Economic Development Needs Assessment (EDNA), and provide expert witness support during examination in public sessions.

    Read More
  • Somerset Districts Employment Land Evidence

    In 2017 HJA undertook an Employment Land Review for South Somerset District Council to provide an updated evidence base for the district’s early review of its Local Plan. In 2020, we were commissioned by South Somerset and Somerset West District Coun

    Read More
  • East Hertfordshire and West Essex Employment Needs Assessment

    HJA was commissioned to undertake the assessment of employment needs to inform the development of an employment Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the four local authorities of East Hertfordshire, Epping Forest District, Harlow and Uttlesford.

    Read More
  • Greater Exeter Economic Development Needs Assessment

    We are continuing our work on behalf of the four Greater Exeter local authorities to develop evidence that will underpin their Local Plan. This includes Functional Economic Market Area Assessment and Economic Development Needs Assessment work.

    Read More
  • North Devon Innovation Strategy

    HJA were commissioned by Torridge and North Devon District Councils to develop and Innovation Strategy for Northern Devon that would identify gaps in the innovation landscape in Northern Devon and identify an action plan to fill those gaps.

    Read More
  • Devon Coastal and Market Towns Action Plan

    We delivered an Action Plan for Devon County Council which offered specific proposals to support local authorities’ town regeneration, including proposals for pilot programmes, and a detailed plan for County, District, and town stakeholders to progress their support for town growth and development.

    Read More
  • Heart of the South West Towns Study

    We delivered a Study on behalf of the Herat of the South West LEP which considered how towns can respond to the challenges of Covid-19, and recommended a range of actions detailing how the LEP can achieve their strategic objectives.

    Read More
  • Gloucestershire Coronavirus Recovery Strategy

    We delivered a report examining the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, considering scenarios factoring in differing levels of initial decline, and extending across differing periods of short-to-medium term recovery times, and explaining in simple terms

    Read More
  • Somerset Economic Recovery and Growth Plan

    We formulated an economic recovery and growth plan to amalgamate a suite of projects that would bring economic development benefits, whilst remaining consistent with recent LEP infrastructure projects and recovery plans. As well as impacts of Covid-19, the plan looked at the underlying opportunities and challenges faced by Somerset’s economy.

    Read More
  • Heart of the South West Employment Land Study

    HJA were instructed by the Heart of the South West LEP to undertake an employment land study for the area, to provide a better understanding of the current supply of – and demand for – employment land across the area, the challenges faced in bringing this land forward for development, and potential solutions to address…

    Read More
  • Enterprise M3 LEP Towns Study

    We carried out a study of 33 of the largest towns in the Enterprise M3 LEP area to inform the preparation of a Local Industrial Strategy. We developed a typology of towns and networks that link them together, set out a longitudinal analysis of each town’s historic performance, and looked at future growth opportunities for…

    Read More
  • South Somerset Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    HJA was appointed by South Somerset District Council (SSDC) to review the previously identified functional economic market area (FEMA) for the district and consider any sub areas within it. Our work formed part of the evidence base to underpin employment and economic policies within the Local Plan.

    Read More
  • Greater Exeter Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    As part of HJA’s work delivering the Greater Exeter Economic Development Needs Assessment, we established the evidence base underpinning the grouping of Exeter, East Devon, Teignbridge, and Mid Devon Councils as a FEMA.

    Read More
  • Wiltshire and Swindon Functional Economic Market Area Assessment

    HJA was instructed by Wiltshire Council and Swindon Borough Council to deliver a Functional Economic Market Areas (FEMA) assessment to inform Local Plan reviews by providing robust evidence for the economic needs in the area.

    Read More
  • Wrexham Future Economic Development and Regeneration – City Status Bid

    Our work supported Wrexham’s successful bid for city status as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. We identified the opportunity for a range of potential benefits for Wrexham from gaining city status if it linked such an award to delivering more ambitious place shaping plans and investment strategies, connected to local attributes such as…

    Read More
  • Toads Hole Valley (Brighton and Hove) Socio-Economics ES Chapter

    HJA was appointed to deliver a socio-economics EIA chapter as part of an Environmental Statement for a residential-led mixed-use development at the Toad’s Hole Valley development site in Hove. Our work contributed to the successful approval of the new scheme in May 2022.

    Read More
  • Brentwood Gateway Park Economic Case

    HJA was instructed to make the economic case for the proposed development of an employment-led mixed-use development in Brentwood, Essex, centred on a prestige car dealership and service/repair workshop.

    Read More
  • Cwm Pentref (Monmouthshire) Economic Impact Assessment

    HJA was commissioned by Llanarth Estate to undertake an economic impact assessment for a proposed new community – Cwm Pentref – in central Monmouthshire.

    Read More
  • Salisbury District Hospital Health, Education and Training Proposal – Economic Case

    HJA was appointed by the joint venture between Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust (SFT) and Salutem Developments to set out evidence of the need and demand for the proposed health, education, and training uses at the Salisbury District Hospital site.

    Read More
  • Residential-Led Land Promotion at Cottage Farm, Llantarnam

    HJA was instructed by Bron Afon to consider matters relating to employment land in Torfaen to enable understanding of the potential impacts of proposed development on land at Cottage Farm, Llantarnam, and support promotion of the site through the Torfaen Replacement LDP process.

    Read More
  • The Meta Project (Pembrokeshire) Socio-Economics EIA Chapter

    HJA was commissioned to deliver the socio-economic EIA chapter of an Environmental Statement for the Marine Energy Test Area (META) in Pembrokeshire, Wales, with the scheme being approved in December 2020 and now operational.

    Read More
  • Pentre Felindre Urban Village Socio-Economics ES Chapter

    HJA was appointed to write a socio-economic impact assessment as part of an Environmental Statement (ES) for a proposal to build a new urban village on land north-west of junction 46 of the M4 motorway near Swansea.

    Read More
  • Lamb’s Business Park, South Godstone Economic Impact Assessment

    HJA was appointed by WT Lamb Holdings to undertake an economic impact assessment of potential development options at Lamb’s Business Park, South Godstone, which was being promoted for redevelopment to include a Biomass Gasification Plant and Data Centre.

    Read More
  • Brentwood Gateway Park Economic Case

    HJA was instructed to make the economic case for the proposed development of an employment-led mixed-use development in Brentwood, Essex, centred on a prestige car dealership and service/repair workshop.

    Read More
  • Cwm Pentref (Monmouthshire) Economic Impact Assessment

    HJA was commissioned by Llanarth Estate to undertake an economic impact assessment for a proposed new community – Cwm Pentref – in central Monmouthshire.

    Read More
  • Toads Hole Valley (Brighton and Hove) Socio-Economics ES Chapter

    HJA was appointed to deliver a socio-economics EIA chapter as part of an Environmental Statement for a residential-led mixed-use development at the Toad’s Hole Valley development site in Hove. Our work contributed to the successful approval of the new scheme in May 2022.

    Read More
  • The Meta Project (Pembrokeshire) Socio-Economics EIA Chapter

    HJA was commissioned to deliver the socio-economic EIA chapter of an Environmental Statement for the Marine Energy Test Area (META) in Pembrokeshire, Wales, with the scheme being approved in December 2020 and now operational.

    Read More
  • Pentre Felindre Urban Village Socio-Economics ES Chapter

    HJA was appointed to write a socio-economic impact assessment as part of an Environmental Statement (ES) for a proposal to build a new urban village on land north-west of junction 46 of the M4 motorway near Swansea.

    Read More
  • Wrexham Future Economic Development and Regeneration – City Status Bid

    Our work supported Wrexham’s successful bid for city status as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. We identified the opportunity for a range of potential benefits for Wrexham from gaining city status if it linked such an award to delivering more ambitious place shaping plans and investment strategies, connected to local attributes such as…

    Read More
  • Salisbury District Hospital Health, Education and Training Proposal – Economic Case

    HJA was appointed by the joint venture between Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust (SFT) and Salutem Developments to set out evidence of the need and demand for the proposed health, education, and training uses at the Salisbury District Hospital site.

    Read More
  • Residential-Led Land Promotion at Cottage Farm, Llantarnam

    HJA was instructed by Bron Afon to consider matters relating to employment land in Torfaen to enable understanding of the potential impacts of proposed development on land at Cottage Farm, Llantarnam, and support promotion of the site through the Torfaen Replacement LDP process.

    Read More
  • Lamb’s Business Park, South Godstone Economic Impact Assessment

    HJA was appointed by WT Lamb Holdings to undertake an economic impact assessment of potential development options at Lamb’s Business Park, South Godstone, which was being promoted for redevelopment to include a Biomass Gasification Plant and Data Centre.

    Read More
  • Torbay Levelling Up Fund Bid

    We supported Torbay Council in preparing a £20 million bid for the Levelling Up Fund, detailing how projects would address local challenges and barriers to growth, identifying market failures, and align with national policy around objectives relating to improved infrastructure and levelling up.

    Read More
  • Social Business Wales New Starts Programme Evaluation

    Following our work on the initial Social Business Wales Programme, HJA was appointed to undertake three phases of evaluation of the Social Business Wales New Starts (SBWNS) programme.

    Read More
  • Holes Bay Business Case – Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

    We constructed a full business case on behalf of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council in support of their successful bid to secure £5 million funding from Dorset LEP, which enabled the Council to acquire land at the Holes Bay site and proceed with plans to develop 830 homes.

    Read More
  • Torbay Future High Streets Fund Bid

    We prepared a business case on behalf of Torbay Council in support of their successful £13 million Future High Streets Fund bid to deliver schemes focused on public realm investment, building renovation, and residential development.

    Read More
  • Somerset Energy Innovation Centre Phases 2 and 3

    We delivered a service specification of the operator that would partner with Somerset County Council in operating Phases 2 and 3 of the Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, including deliber of business support services. Following the delivery of the full specification, SWMAS was appointed management operator, and Phase 3 of the SEIC was completed in March…

    Read More
  • ‘GO Wales’ Achieve through Work Experience Programme Evaluation

    HJA was originally appointed in 2017 by the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW) to undertake a formative mid-term evaluation of the GO Wales: Achieve through Work Experience programme, and was appointed in 2021 to undertake an updated evaluation.

    Read More
  • Social Business Wales Project Evaluation

    HJA was appointed by Cwmpas (formerly Wales Co-operative Centre) to provide evaluation services across a three phase process with respect to the Social Business Wales programme.

    Read More
  • Holes Bay Business Case – Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

    We constructed a full business case on behalf of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council in support of their successful bid to secure £5 million funding from Dorset LEP, which enabled the Council to acquire land at the Holes Bay site and proceed with plans to develop 830 homes.

    Read More
  • Torbay Levelling Up Fund Bid

    We supported Torbay Council in preparing a £20 million bid for the Levelling Up Fund, detailing how projects would address local challenges and barriers to growth, identifying market failures, and align with national policy around objectives relating to improved infrastructure and levelling up.

    Read More
  • Torbay Future High Streets Fund Bid

    We prepared a business case on behalf of Torbay Council in support of their successful £13 million Future High Streets Fund bid to deliver schemes focused on public realm investment, building renovation, and residential development.

    Read More
  • Somerset Energy Innovation Centre Phases 2 and 3

    We delivered a service specification of the operator that would partner with Somerset County Council in operating Phases 2 and 3 of the Somerset Energy Innovation Centre, including deliber of business support services. Following the delivery of the full specification, SWMAS was appointed management operator, and Phase 3 of the SEIC was completed in March…

    Read More
  • Social Business Wales New Starts Programme Evaluation

    Following our work on the initial Social Business Wales Programme, HJA was appointed to undertake three phases of evaluation of the Social Business Wales New Starts (SBWNS) programme.

    Read More
  • ‘GO Wales’ Achieve through Work Experience Programme Evaluation

    HJA was originally appointed in 2017 by the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW) to undertake a formative mid-term evaluation of the GO Wales: Achieve through Work Experience programme, and was appointed in 2021 to undertake an updated evaluation.

    Read More
  • Social Business Wales Project Evaluation

    HJA was appointed by Cwmpas (formerly Wales Co-operative Centre) to provide evaluation services across a three phase process with respect to the Social Business Wales programme.

    Read More
  • The Meta Project (Pembrokeshire) Socio-Economics EIA Chapter

    HJA was commissioned to deliver the socio-economic EIA chapter of an Environmental Statement for the Marine Energy Test Area (META) in Pembrokeshire, Wales, with the scheme being approved in December 2020 and now operational.

    Read More
  • Hinkley Point C

    Gareth Jones has provided continued socio-economic support to Somerset County Council on the case for the development of a nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset since 2011.

    Read More
  • Coming Soon…

    Read More
  • The Meta Project (Pembrokeshire) Socio-Economics EIA Chapter

    HJA was commissioned to deliver the socio-economic EIA chapter of an Environmental Statement for the Marine Energy Test Area (META) in Pembrokeshire, Wales, with the scheme being approved in December 2020 and now operational.

    Read More
  • Hinkley Point C

    Gareth Jones has provided continued socio-economic support to Somerset County Council on the case for the development of a nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset since 2011.

    Read More
  • Coming Soon…

    Read More