I have never heard of this but there is a subscription to pay for access to the data and it seems to be a little more than information from personal communications and local journals. Have any of you had any experience of this website and
where the information comes from?
We are obviously enforcing the consultation of the HER in line with the NPPF but it did seem a little worrying that we seem to have a type of ‘competitor’ in loose terms and obviously this website is not going to be as up to date as the
HER and is not acceptable as a substitute for the HER.
Sophie Unger MA AIFA
Historic Environment Record Officer
Environmental Advice Team
East Sussex County Council
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