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Hyett set to tackle 'reactive' EH

Paul Hyett, who takes charge of the RIBA on Sunday, has pledged to use his two-year term as president to campaign for a dilution of 'excessive' English Heritage powers. Condemning the conservation body as 'essentially reactive', Hyett is to press ministers to review the influence the organisation has over the planning system.

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