Strategic communications support for the built environment

The built environment is crucial to our way of life, central to the UK’s post-COVID recovery and is at the heart of the government’s ‘Levelling Up’ agenda.

Our specialist team can help you navigate the political and policy landscape. As your partner we can offer strategic expertise and counsel, with the understanding, the resources, and the network to help you achieve your objectives.

Advocacy and

The BECG Group brings together leading consultants in the built environment to bring you a complete package of support:

BECG are the UK’s leading experts in planning communication, local and regional government.

Cavendish Advocacy are the experts in public affairs, government relations and insight.

From shaping the agenda to engaging stakeholders, we are ideally placed to support you in achieving your objectives. Our integrated team can combine its regional and national knowledge and influence to provide strategic communications advice across the UK

Deliver on your

To help you understand and navigate the political and policy landscape, from Town Hall to Number 10, the Scottish Parliament and the Welsh Assembly, we bring together specialists in all forms of communication and in the built environment:

  • Corporate
  • Government relations
  • Planning
  • Crisis
  • Digital
  • Social
  • Media relations
  • Insight

Influence the
policy agenda

Create strong, stand-out

Manage reputations
and minimise risk

Manage stakeholder relations
nationally and regionally

A leading track record
across the UK

We’re proud to have been awarded Specialist Consultancy of the Year by the PRCA and Global Independent Consultancy of the Year by the ICCO. And to have been ranked number one for Public Affairs by PR Week.

However, the greatest testament to our capabilities and expertise are the success stories we’ve helped to bring about for our clients, and what our clients say about us.

The support, advice and expertise from BECG was absolutely central to us securing last week’s result, which has safeguarded the future of Southampton Airport.

Head of Communications, AGS Airports 

Always going above and beyond. Consistently positioning us with the best possible chance of success.

Matt Suggitt, Development Director, ilke Homes 

BECG have been an integral part of Stonewater’s journey over the last three years, helping us to navigate through the political environment to proactively raise our profile amongst policy makers.

Wendie Gardiner, Corporate Communications, Stonewater 

Our work

Fairview New Homes

Pinnacle International Capital



Meet some of our team

Our people have backgrounds in Government, Parliament, civil service, local government, political parties, think tanks and journalism, with the expertise and insight to influence and guide the conversation when it matters.

Alex Challoner

Max Camplin

Jenny Riddell-Carpenter

Steven Park

Jamie Gordon

Kevin Whitmore

Samantha Clough

Patrick Law

Steve Norris

James Bird

Steve Norris

James Bird