Lessons we should learn from the Parkside result

It took less than 20 minutes to reach the decision to refuse the outline planning application on the site at Parkside. The presentation and recommendation from the chief planning officer was clear that this application failed on a number of counts. The comments from the Parish council representative, Andrew Thomson, and a representative of the… Continue reading Lessons we should learn from the Parkside result

Parkview planning application

Planning Application 21/2010N Outline Planning Land West of Bunbury Lane, Bunbury, CW6 9QZ Closing date for comments: 26th may 2021 You can view the application here: http://planning.cheshireeast.gov.uk/applicationdetails.aspx?pr=21/2010N&query=a7c43f5ebd6f476291d531cb04feee9c&start=&from=m Update 28th July: The application was called to the South Cheshire Planning Committee for decision. You can read the Planning Officers full report using the link at the… Continue reading Parkview planning application

Parish Council Notes 2021

Parish Council notes are NOT the formal minutes of the Meeting. these can be found on the official Parish Council website: www.bunburyvillage.info Our notes, however are published a great deal quicker than the minutes. This page is ordered with the latest at the top. Scroll down to find previous meeting reports. Currently all PC meetings… Continue reading Parish Council Notes 2021

Possible development west of Bunbury Lane

Last week we received information that suggest a new application will be made on a site to the west of Bunbury Lane. Followers of this site may recall that an attempt was made to put 52 houses on a similar site behind Parkview & Parkside dwellings about six years ago (14/5255N). Here is the new… Continue reading Possible development west of Bunbury Lane

Planning for the Future

Update: September 2021 Following the recent government reshuffle the Housing, Communities & Local Government Minister, Robert Jenrick MP has been replaced by Michael Gove. Why? It looks likely that the new planning proposals developed under Mr. Jenrick did for his immediate governmental career. They were not popular with many of us as they reduced the… Continue reading Planning for the Future

Thoughts on the Pandemic

I will list the topics at the top of page and you can then scroll down to find the topic you’re interested in. 1. Do masks help? 2. How we measure risk: Do masks help? Cultural differences are always interesting, and I’m defining culture as ‘the way we do things around here’. One such difference… Continue reading Thoughts on the Pandemic

A Non-Material Minor Adjustment

Bowes gate Development (20/1406N) This is an application to make a ‘minor adjustment’ to the original application.(15/1666N). This application was for 11 dwellings to include affordable housing ‘on-site’. Now the developers wish to ‘transfer’ the affordable housing to the development next to the medical centre off Vicarage lane. Let’s remind ourselves of the consent given… Continue reading A Non-Material Minor Adjustment