New House Bonus cash for councils

New House Bonus cash for councils

No wonder Cheshire East are having a big push for houses – in the news today, under the New House Bonus scheme to encourage house building, Cheshire East will receive a large pot of money from the government. They are currently one of the top 50 councils ( No. 34 out of a total of […]

Goostrey needs you!

Goostrey needs you!

Goostrey Parish Council have pulled out all the stops in a short space of time to provide residents with information on the Local Plan and what it means for Goostrey – so please go along to their Information Events, see their large scale maps of proposed developments and discuss what to comment on. Do encourage […]

Should Goostrey be a Local Service Centre?

Should Goostrey be a Local Service Centre?

Clearly, no! “Local Service Centres provide a range of services and facilities which help meet the needs of local people, including those living in nearby settlements.” As Holmes Chapel is classified as a Local Service Centre LoveGoostrey considers that it provides those services and facilities to the nearby settlements of Cranage, Twemlow, Swettenham and Goostrey.   […]

Important week for Goostrey residents

Important week for Goostrey residents

On Tuesday evening the Parish Council will debate and formulate the council’s response to the Local Plan implications for the whole of Goostrey: 12th Feb Village Hall 7.30pm (public forum before and after) And LoveGoostrey encourages all residents to attend one of the Council’s Local Plan Public Consultation information events: Wednesday or Saturday – Wednesday 13th Feb Village Hall 4.00-8.00pm or Saturday 16th […]

Goostrey PC present plans

Goostrey PC present plans

Your chance to discuss Goostrey’s future development with local parish councillors. Weds 13th Feb 4.00-8.00pm ~ Sat 16th Feb 10.00-3.00pm, Village Hall “Goostrey Parish Council are holding two information events. Wednesday 13th Feb 4-8pm in the village hall and Saturday 16th Feb 10-3pm again in the village hall. The maps of proposed development sites will be […]

BBC2 documentary Thurs 8pm

BBC2 documentary Thurs 8pm

A new series 8.00pm on Thursdays starts tonight, 8 episodes.  A documentary about planning/councils called The Planners.  Might be worth watching !

an interesting read…

an interesting read…

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Consultation ends 26th Feb

Consultation ends 26th Feb

Cheshire East Council is currently consulting with the community on the CHESHIRE EAST COUNCIL LOCAL PLAN: Development Strategy and Policy Principles (2 documents) which has identified the requirement for 27,000 new houses in the Borough.  click here to read Cheshire East’s press release. BUT LoveGoostrey are concerned that this consultation process has not been widely […]