Expertise

Moira Hankinson

Principal: Moira Hankinson BSc DipLD FLI

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons)
  • Diploma in Landscape Design
  • Fellow of the Landscape Institute

Experience

Peterborough and Washington Development Corporations: Design and implementation of landscape projects to housing, town centre, employment, open space, golf course, afforestation and highway schemes within multidisciplinary design teams.

Lecturing, publications

Lecturing/tuition:

  • University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne Architecture and Landscape Design degrees;
  • Oxford Brookes Environmental Assessment course;
  • RTPI CPD Conferences and Summer School,
  • External Examiner to Newcastle and Leeds Universities Landscape courses;

Author:

  • 'Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment' in Blackwell Science 'Handbook of Environmental Impact Assessment'.

Membership

  • Member of Management Team for the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Member of the Country Landowners' Association Planning Advisory Group.

Consultancy

Glen Kemp Hankinson: Co-founder and Chairman of Glen Kemp Hankinson, landscape consultants, 1985-98. GKH demerged, forming: Hankinson Duckett Associates: Co-founder and Chairman of Hankinson Duckett Associates, landscape, ecological and environmental consultants. Under Moira Hankinson's leadership, GKH/HDA developed a substantial and well-respected professional consultancy, with a wide range of national clients. These include: Berkeley Strategic, Cemex, David Wilson Homes, Environment Agency, Eton College, Helios/Slough Estates, Lafarge, Local Authorities, Southern Water, Taylor Wimpey, Thames Water, University of Reading.

Moira Hankinson Consulting: Established in 2010, to enable Moira Hankinson to focus on her particular expertise of advice on key landscape issues affecting early stages of project development, landscape advice to major development projects through the planning process and landscape expert witness at planning inquiries.