Parish council point to the Grange

Parish council point to the Grange

​​At the start of last night’s meeting, Goostrey residents expressed their concern that Goostrey PC seemed to have already decided on the Grange site as their only preferred option with the way the Agenda had been written and without any public debate of the other sites put forward. GPC denied this was the case and […]

Housing at The Grange could affect Jodrell Bank Observatory

Housing at The Grange could affect Jodrell Bank Observatory

Plans on view: Thursday pm 20th Feb, Goostrey Village Hall.​ LoveGoostrey are concerned that housing, just 1 mile SW of the Jodrell Bank Observatory, could create unwanted electrical interference and set a precedent for future housing even closer to the Observatory which could potentially damage their research. Last year the Jodrell Bank Observatory vigorously objected […]

Grange public consultation

Grange public consultation

LoveGoostrey hears that there will be a ‘public consultation’ or exhibition of plans in regard to another proposed housing development, of around 60 houses: Thursday 20th Feb Village Hall re The Grange.​ With the other current applications this would take the total amount of housing proposed in Goostrey far beyond Michael Jones’s view.   Cllr Jones, Cheshire […]

Another housing proposal 29Jan exhibition

Another housing proposal 29Jan exhibition

LoveGoostrey hear that yet another housing development is proposed, this time for a new development of 25 houses by Mount Pleasant Residential Park……….. ‘HOW Planning’ are to hold a Public Exhibition on Wed 29th January at the Village Hall 1630 to 1930 so that residents can view the proposals. We’ll keep you posted.

Hermitage Lane date extended

Hermitage Lane date extended

Please note: Cheshire East have now extended the last day for comments to 14th Feb (changed from 5th Feb) for the proposed 26 houses on Hermitage Lane.

Hermitage Lane development

Hermitage Lane development

Land to the east of Hermitage Lane: ref 14/0081C The planning application [link above] for 26 houses is incorrectly listed as Cranage rather than Goostrey so it has only just been spotted, but any comments should be sent to Cheshire East by 5th Feb. (The CEC planning page wrongly states that ‘the last date for comments has expired’ – mistakenly printing 2013 […]

New development east of Hermitage Lane

New development east of Hermitage Lane

Possible  new development afoot in Goostrey. We hear that the owners of the land to the east of Hermitage Lane have asked Architects to prepare a planning application for the construction of a residential development. There is to be a presentation of the ‘preliminary proposals’ by the architects from 4.00 – 7.00 on Weds 11th Dec at the […]

Swanwick Hall manege

Swanwick Hall manege

Paralympian Gold medal winner Lee Pearson CBE proposes to run dressage clinics at Swanwick Hall, through an application for an outdoor all-weather riding arena (a 60 x 30m manege) with 22 parking places. The application states that the applicant, Mrs Gilchrist-Dick, would be able to pursue dressage and show-jumping activities and includes plans to “satisfy the demand for a full range […]

New application next to Sandyacre

New application next to Sandyacre

The new planning application for the construction of 3 new houses adjacent to Sandyacre is on Cheshire East planning pages: link to ref 13/4266C  (re-submission of 12/4318C) The last date for comments to Cheshire East Council is 7th Nov 2013. [Approved 11th Dec 2013] [click ‘comment’ below to read thoughts received by LoveGoostrey]

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 […]