Situ8 has been named a finalist in the Royal Town Planning Institute’s (RTPI) Awards for Planning Excellence 2018.

The St Austell-based business has been shortlisted in the Small Planning Consultancy of the Year category.

In its application, Situ8, which has been established for 12 years and comprises a team of six women and one brave man, demonstrated “dedication to locally supported developments, inspiring work in community projects and a commitment to going above and beyond for their clients”.

Director Angela Warwick said: “We are thrilled to be competing on a national stage putting women in the construction industry and Cornwall on the map. We are honoured to have been shortlisted for this prestigious award and hope to be bringing it home.”