LoveGoostrey report on Leader’s comments

LoveGoostrey report on Leader’s comments

LoveGoostrey report on Goostrey AGM: Following the recent Consultation process there has been over 550 objections to Goostrey being designated as a Local Service Centre and not one in support. At the AGM this week Michael Jones, leader of Cheshire East agreed that Goostrey would be ‘treated’, according to the draft local plan, as a […]

Annual Parish Meeting Tues 23rd

Annual Parish Meeting Tues 23rd

7.30 Goostrey Village Hall, Tuesday 23rd April 2013 Cllr Michael Jones, Leader of Cheshire East Council will be speaking at Goostrey’s Annual Parish Meeting.  Goostrey residents will have the opportunity of putting their concerns to him afterwards during the Public Forum. The meeting gives Goostrey Parish Council “an opportunity to review the last council year […]

Kent villagers reclaim their status in planning battle

Kent villagers reclaim their status in planning battle

The residents of a village that was reclassified as a town by the borough council so thousands more homes could be built in the area have forced the council to reverse its decision.  But Hawkhurst, Kent struck a deal in a 3 year battle allowing planners to build 240 homes on the condition that it is […]

Over 10,000 comments on Local Plan

Over 10,000 comments on Local Plan

Press Release from Cheshire East 1st March: Local Plan consultation has now ended – thank you for your comments. The latest stage of theLocal Plan consultation has now come to an end and it is estimated that over 10,000 comments have been submitted to Cheshire East Council for consideration. Once comments have been analysed and […]

CEC Leader’s fight against unwanted plans

CEC Leader’s fight against unwanted plans

Michael Jones, Leader Cheshire East Council, writes in the Knutsford Guardian: AS your council leader I am delighted to announce our continued fight against unplanned, unsustainable and speculative developments has now taken a major step forward. We have just approved our five-year housing land supply (Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment). This means the council should […]

What next?

What next?

The current consultation is now over.  LoveGoostrey would like to thank all who took the time to comment.  We have put a list of comments that were posted online below, which shows there was a unanimous rejection of being classed as a ‘Local Service Centre’.  We have had more comments about Goostrey than some of the […]

360 homes approved on Sustainable Village greenfield

360 homes approved on Sustainable Village greenfield

Strategic Planning Board approves 360 homes on greenfield site in Sustainable Village A CAMPAIGN group has slammed a decision to approve plans for 360 homes on the outskirts of Wybunbury, known as The Triangle. Several hundred letters of objection from residents and the parish council carried no weight, according to the local campaign group who […]

11.59 this eve deadline for comments

11.59 this eve deadline for comments

CEC Consultation on-line Portal will accept responses up to 11.59 this evening ! Plenty of time to refer to our Commenting Guide and say how you want Goostrey to look up to 2030 ! ( link to our bite-size guide to commenting )

Angry parish council

Angry parish council

Angry parish councillors launch bid to block village development plans. A BID has been launched by angry Goostrey parish councillors to block plans which could see their village welcome more than 1,000 newcomers. ( link to the Knutsford Guardian article ) .

Print off model letter per household member

Print off model letter per household member

Download the model letter from Goostrey Parish Council – so that you can send in one for each member of your household. ( Comment objection letter) LoveGoostrey  is pleased that Goostrey Parish Council is fighting the Local Service Centre classification – and distributing a model letter this weekend which you may choose to send in to Cheshire East to comment […]