Cheshire East Draft Local Plan – now open to comments

The draft local plan is open for comments now, and you have until midnight 26th February 2013 to read, digest and comment.  It takes a while to read and respond, so don't put it off! There are also three other related documents open to read and respond to: Emerging Policy Principles Document, the Sustainability Appraisal and the Habitats Regulations Assessment. If you are not already registered, Read more [...]

Meadow Ave planning application refused

It was mainly this application by Adams (Manchester) for 14 houses (plus a sewerage system suited to 100s), threatening the much loved Priesty Fields area, that rallied residents of Congleton to protest, and to form a new group:  Protect Congleton - Civic Society. The group began life in 2012 after a public meeting to voice objections against this and other piecemeal applications for new housing Read more [...]