The Strategic Planning Board met yesterday to review proposed changes to the Local Plan Strategy. Just a couple of points are relevant to Goostrey: new additions in red, below….
firstly, strengthening the JBO consultation zone;
Policy SE 14 Jodrell Bank:
1. Within the Jodrell Bank Radio Telescope Consultation Zone, as defined on the Proposals Map, development will not be permitted if it:
i. Impairs the efficiency of the telescopes; or
ii. Has an adverse impact on the historic environment and visual landscape setting of the Jodrell Bank Radio Telescope.
2. Conditions will be imposed to mitigate identified impacts, especially via specialised construction techniques.
3. Proposals should consider their impact on those elements that contribute to the potential outstanding universal value of Jodrell Bank.
and in 13.158 as Justification they “will provide further detailed policy and advice within the Site Allocations and Development Policies document”.
Policy PG 1 Overall development strategy of LSCs – Justification: Clause 8.34 has been updated which reinforces development should be within existing built-up areas and adjacent larger settlements. (click to enlarge for detail)