Leon Fear – Panellist at MIPIM UK Summit 2019

On 14th October 2019, Leon Fear was a panellist at the MIPIM UK Summit held at the Old Billingsgate Centre, London. The discussion topic was “Investment Insights from Leading Responsible Investment Family Offices” where family offices provided their insights on real estate industry trends and investment opportunities across the UK.  …

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GROWING BUSINESS AWARDS 2019 JUDGING PANEL

Stephen Fear is one of the Judges at the 2019 Growing Business Awards. “Since 1998, the Growing Business Awards have been bringing together and honouring some of the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses. Consistent high-quality of nominees, numerous categories and a finely-honed judging process have ensured the Growing…

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Newport: Black Spot to Black Route!

This month The Planning Expert looks at the proposed Newport M4 bypass with emphasis on what we consider the only viable option. China is completing 6000 miles of motorway building every year! Yes, you really did read that right. The country now has 88,000 miles of motorways which surpasses the…

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‘Bristol often fails to think big’ – why the city’s public transport system is letting it down

Original article written by Stephen Fear for the Bristol Post Newspaper on 3rd April 2019 (also featured on BristolPost.co.uk on 13th April 2019). ______________________________________ Businessman Stephen Fear, of land and planning company Fear Group, shares his thoughts on how Bristol’s public transport system is holding the city back. An effective…

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The Planning Expert Looks At: Chepstow

Gateway to The Wye Valley & Monmouthshire It is no surprise that no lesser oracle than the Sunday Times has said the lovely little Welsh Town of Chepstow is one of the best places to live in Britain. I have always loved Chepstow and the Monmouthshire countryside which surrounds it,…

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Investment in the UK, Brexit or no Brexit!

There is a lot of uncertainty and some concern as to what the effect might be on various areas of business in the UK following our departure from the European Union, which is almost certainly now going to be delayed past the original date of Brexit on 29th March 2019.…

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