Development & Planning
Delivering dynamic solutions from concept to completion

Diane Holgate


Diane is a Chartered Town Planner and Founding Director of DCH Consulting Ltd. Diane has 19 years planning experience as a planning practitioner in both the public and private sector. Working in the Environment and Development Sector for 27 years. Diane is a proud member of the RTPI since 2005 and previously volunteered for Planning Aid and is a Careers Ambassador for Future Planners.

Diane has a wide range of experience that enables her to provide quality advice with respect to planning and development proposals and has a proven track record of working with multi disciplinary teams to deliver projects by using a valuable network of contacts and knowledge of solutions across all sectors.

In her free time Diane likes to spend time with her friends, family and two little dogs Sasha and Alfie. Diane enjoys keeping fit, holidays, fine wine and eating out.

Adrian Holgate


Adrian is a Chartered Surveyor and Director of DCH Consulting Ltd. Adrian has 27 years experience as a Senior Building Control Surveyor in Local Authority. Adrian works closely with Local Authority Building Control National team on Registered Approvals for some key players within the industry. This work involves assessing products and systems for Registered Approval. The approval provides industry confidence in the performance and suitability of each product and system.

Adrian provides in house UAV services and has extensive training and is qualified with the Civil Aviation Authority.

In his free time Adrian loves to ride his mountain bike, spend time with his family, flying his drone, and enjoys the odd craft beer, not all at the same time!

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