Planning consultancy appoints five planners

Written by: Ellie Kahn
Published on: 19 Oct 2021

Britton, Wood, Robjant, Hordern and Cosford

From left: Britton, Wood, Robjant, Hordern, and Cosford (Pic: David Lock Associates)

Planning consultancy David Lock Associates has hired five new planners to join its team in Milton Keynes, including two associates and one senior planner.

Joining the company are associate planners Claire Britton and Tanya Cosford, senior planner Katrina Hordern, and assistant planners Sam Wood and Elisha Robjant.

Chartered town planner Britton leaves her role as a strategic growth and infrastructure manager at Buckinghamshire Council. She has also held the same title at Aylesbury Vale District Council, where she spent more than eight years, and prior to that was an enforcement manager at Sheffield City Council.

Cosford leaves her previous role as a principal planner at Bedford Borough Council, where she spent more than 16 years. Before this, she worked as a planning officer at Milton Keynes Council.

Chartered town planner Hordern is a returning employee, having worked as a planner at David Lock Associates from 2016 to 2019.

She leaves her most recent role as a senior planning officer at West Northamptonshire Council, prior to which she worked at Northampton Borough Council.