Support CPRE Charter

Support CPRE Charter

A message from the Campaign to Protect Rural England CPRE: Please sign our Charter to save our countryside, to use brownfield sites first. Our charter continues to gain momentum and support. Could you take a few moments to sign the Charter and write a letter to your local MP on the following concerns we have […]

New village planned for Handforth

New village planned for Handforth

CHESHIRE East Council has committed to plans for 1,800 new homes on green belt land in Handforth.  The authority says it has a “brownfield first” strategy but says some green belt is needed and believes a single release of land to the east of the A34 in Handforth would mitigate against the impact of piecemeal […]

End of 49 Holmes Chapel-Goostrey bus

End of 49 Holmes Chapel-Goostrey bus

unfortunately Tomlinson Travel have announced that they will stop operating the 49 Holmes Chapel – Goostrey – Lach Dennis – Northwich bus service with effect from 4th Nov.   This comes after they withdrew the 47 Holmes Chapel-Lower Peover-Knutsford-High Legh-Warrington service earlier in the year.

Pickles approves farmland destruction

Pickles approves farmland destruction

Eric Pickles approves destruction of farmland for 100 houses in Cheshire West. Communities secretary Eric Pickles has over-ruled a planning inspector’s rejection of 100 homes on top-quality farmland judged to be in conflict with the local plan, unsustainable in transport terms and prejudicial to development of a front-runner neighbourhood plan. Mr Pickles rejected the inspector’s […]