Once again the Local Highways Authority is proposing to put an additional traffic lane on the Rearsby Road side of the Crossroads. This is to accommodate additional traffic should the planning application for 150 houses off Barkby Road be agreed. The Parish Council are opposing both the housing application and the additional traffic lane at the crossroads.
A copy of the Parish Council's objection and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 20 Oct 2021 11:36 by Phil Laughton
Queniborough Parish Council is opposing the Charnwood Local Plan as it will affect the village. The developments along the Melton Road will create even more traffic through the village and greater strains on the already stretched services in the area.
The full comments are available here.
Posted: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 10:27 by Phil Laughton
Charnwood Borough Council Plans Committee refused the application P/20/1605/2 Outline application for erection of up to 200 dwellings, all matters reserved except access. Land at Melton Road Queniborough LE7 3FL, at their meeting on 25th March 2021.
It was refused by 8 votes to 4 on the grounds of the damage it would cause to the area of separation between Queniborough and surrounding communities. The... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 09:03 by Phil Laughton
A new web page has been created to to collect information on the application and help residents who may wish to comment on the proposal.
Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 09:24 by Phil Laughton
Hallam Homes withdrew their Appeal to the refusal by Charnwood Borough Council's Planning Inspectorate on 3rd July 2019
Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 15:03 by Phil Laughton
The Planning Inspectorate have dismissed the appeal to build 270 houses in East Goscote. This is down to the fact that East Goscote is another settlement and does not need a further 270 houses. Follow the link for more information.
Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 14:47 by Phil Laughton
The planning application from Hallam Homes (P/18/0611/2 for 220 houses on Melton Road) has been turned down by Charnwood Borough Council's Planning deptartment.
We would like to thank all those residents who took their time to make their views known to Charnwood Borough Council and also to the MP, County and Borough Councillors who all raised objections to the amount of development recently planned... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 13:46 by Phil Laughton
The planning application for 150 houses on Barkby Road went to Charnwood BC's Planning Committee on Thursday, 31st May. The Planning Officers recommended that the Committee refuse planning permission.
The Committee refused the planning application by 9 votes to 2. The applicants have the right to appeal against this decision if they choose. Any appeal would be heard by the Planning Inspectorate based... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 May 2018 09:13 by Phil Laughton