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  • CADW: Visual Impact Provision Stakeholder Advisory Group

  • CADW logoCadw is the Welsh Government’s historic environment service working for an accessible and well-protected historic environment for Wales. They:

    • Conserve Wales’s heritage
    • Help people understand and care about their history
    • Help sustain the distinctive character of Wales

    Cadw is a Welsh word meaning ‘to keep’ or ‘to protect’.

    Ashley Batten, Senior Archaeological Planning Officer (North)

    Ashley works within the Historic Environment Branch at Cadw ensuring designated Ancient Monuments and Historic Landscapes are properly considered within the planning and development context. Ashley has particular interest in the impacts of infrastructure on the historic environment working regularly to mitigate the impacts of renewables schemes, trunk roads, gas pipelines, water and electricity networks, a nuclear power station and many other types of scheme.