Paul Weston - Community Consultant

About Paul Weston

Paul Weston is a town and country planner and regeneration specialist who has been working in the Community Sector for over 25 years.

After working at a senior level in local government and the private sector, Paul joined the development trust movement and managed successful community-owned development trusts in Sheffield and Stoke-on-Trent before becoming a full-time community consultant.

Over the past 15 years Paul has provided support and expertise to a wide range of enterprising communities including development trusts, market and coastal town partnerships, neighbourhood planning groups and community businesses.

Local Authorities:



Broxtowe (temporary)


Taunton Deane (temporary)


Private Sector:

National Home Improvement Council

Neighbourhood Revitalisation Services


Development Trusts:



Kiveton Park & Wales (temporary)


Community Consultancy:

Development trusts

Community and voluntary sector

Local authorities

Housing associations

Training organisations

Social enterprises


Neighbourhood Planning:

Parish councils

Town councils

Neighbourhood plan groups


Regeneration Adviser:

Neighbourhood Renewal Advisers' Panel (member)

Living Spaces Enabler (for Groundwork)

Market and Coastal Towns Consultants' Panel (member)

DTA/Locality Consultancy Pool (member)

Federation of Stadium Communities (Secretary)