Playground campaign in Knutsford Guardian

MONEY from a housing developer will be used to pay for a new playground – but in the wrong village to the dismay of Goostrey residents.  Knutsford Guardian 27th March 2016 Goostrey resident David Johnson is in the process of setting up a Friends of Booth Bed Lane Playground and is about to survey users […]

The Woodlands Showhome open

It is interesting to see the Woodlands development now that the Show home is open – and the houses on the market – and to drive on Blackberry Way, the contentious access road.  Jodrell Bank did not object to this development, just requested screening measures. The New Homes Bonus does not go to Goostrey however, despite […]

The Woodlands walls

The Woodlands walls

We’ll have to stop referring to the ex-chicken farm soon… application 15/4071C proposes new entrance walls for “The Woodlands”

Development on ex-chicken farm to go ahead

Development on ex-chicken farm to go ahead

The appeal by Bloor Homes has been allowed by the Planning Inspectorate and planning permission has now been granted for the access road off New Platt Lane to the ex-chicken farm.  Cheshire West & Chester had already approved an application for 38 houses to be built on the site.   Appeal decision Previously CEC planning officers had […]

GPC planning ctte 7.00 Tuesday

GPC planning ctte 7.00 Tuesday

On Tuesday 11th November residents are welcome to attend the GPC Planning Ctte 7.oo – 7.30pm discussing the  ex-Chicken Farm access appeal & the recently advertised Gladman proposal for 132 houses next to Shearbrook in the middle of the village. see Planning Ctte Agenda. The meeting is immediately followed by the monthly GPC meeting 7.30pm, both in the Village Hall Lounge. […]

Access refused

Access refused

14/2840C; access to Bloor Homes development off New Platt Lane Against the Planning Officer’s recommendation for approval, Cheshire East’s Southern Planning Committee today refused permission for access to the Bloor Homes development on the site of the ex-chicken farm on the Cheshire West boundary. LoveGoostrey hears that the Committee demonstrated common sense in their deliberations with […]

Chicken farm access – approval recommended

Chicken farm access – approval recommended

Southern Planning Committee: Wednesday, 30th July, 2014 1.00 pm Crewe 14/2840C: Planner recommends approval of the access “The applicant has addressed the Strategic Highways Manager’s concerns regarding buildability of the access road through the chicane. The  proposal therefore adheres to Policy GR9 of the adopted Congleton Borough Local Plan First Review.  On the basis of […]

ex chicken farm Access new application

ex chicken farm Access new application

New Platt Lane access to ex-chicken farm proposed development: A new planning application 14/2840C has been submitted for the access road off New Platt Lane.  Closing date for comments is the 17th July, with a view to committee on 30th July 2014.  

Cheshire West approve 38 off New Platt Lane

Cheshire West approve 38 off New Platt Lane

Cheshire West approved the development of the old Chicken Farm off New Platt Lane yesterday for 38 houses – however Cheshire East have not yet granted planning permission for the access. link to Cheshire West’s webcast of decision meeting 20th March. (c. 1 hr long)

Chicken farm commenting

Chicken farm commenting

If you are wanting to comment on the proposed development of the former chicken farm, residents of Lea Avenue and Harrison Drive have written a ‘standard’ objection letter for consideration: Standard Objection Letter