Extended comments date for Hermitage/NetherLea

Extended comments date for Hermitage/NetherLea

Hermitage Lane/ Nether Lea proposal submits new documents stating details of ‘the access and internal road layout is to be dealt with under a subsequent reserved matters application’; last date for comments moved to 25th June 2014. Reserved matters are those aspects of a proposed development which an applicant can choose not to submit details […]

Saltersford Corner refused

Saltersford Corner refused

The 14/0132C Saltersford Corner proposal for 100 homes has been unanimously refused by the Strategic Planning Board, Wednesday 28th May 2014.

5 year supply difficulties

5 year supply difficulties

While we are waiting to find out if Cheshire East can actually prove they have a 5 year supply, LoveGoostrey wonders how Government can tell Councils that they need to demonstrate a 5 year housing supply without providing clarity on how it should be calculated? “Councils across the country are running into difficulties over their five-year land […]

Goostrey expansion strictly controlled

Goostrey expansion strictly controlled

In 1986 the BBC launched an ambitious project to record a snapshot of everyday life across the UK for future generations.   It is interesting to read the entries for Goostrey nearly 3 decades on and particularly pertinent to read the comment on housing development: “Expansion of the village has been strictly controlled because   of […]

Comments date extended to 11th June

Comments date extended to 11th June

Mt Pleasant date extended 14/1147C Objectors to the proposal for housing next to Mt Pleasant met this morning and shared their concerns over the ‘potential loss of more of the beautiful, open Cheshire countryside ‘. “We were very pleased to see so many concerned residents present which shows the strong feelings that people have about the proposed development.” […]

Feedback wanted for Youth Facility

Feedback wanted for Youth Facility

Feedback Form: date extended. As you may know Goostrey Parish Council with 1st Goostrey Scouts is preparing a planning application for the redevelopment of the existing youth facility site on Main Road.  They want your views to assist them in developing these proposals. Following their public exhibition of plans they would be grateful if residents (if not already […]

“special character of Goostrey”

“special character of Goostrey”

Fiona Bruce MP supports Goostrey’s fight against development: “I reconfirm my commitment to support residents in their endeavours to maintain the special character of Goostrey as a village and to ensure that inappropriate developer-led planning is thoroughly challenged – if localism means anything, it should mean the right for local people to decide how their […]

How Jodrell inspired local author, iplayer

How Jodrell inspired local author, iplayer

Did you miss local author Alan Garner discussing his life, his work and how Jodrell Bank inspired his writing? Catch up on iplayer – The bronze age man of Jodrell Bank

Saltersford recommended for refusal

Saltersford recommended for refusal

The 14/0132C Saltersford Corner proposal has been recommended for refusal by the planning officer – and will be heard by the Strategic Planning Board next Wednesday 28th May 2014.  The recommendation for refusal is based on: 1. The proposed residential development is unsustainable because it is located within the Open Countryside, contrary to Policy PS8 […]

Objectors’ flyer re Mount Pleasant proposal

Objectors’ flyer re Mount Pleasant proposal

Objectors to the proposed development by Mount Pleasant have produced this flyer to help residents comment on the application:   Information to help you register your objection before 5th June! NEW Housing Application next to Mount Pleasant Park, Main Road.   Important: Planning information that will affect you, and our village!   ANOTHER NEW PLANNING […]