Tags: Planning

Bloor Homes Public Consultation

Bloor Homes have begun their consultation period on plans for 125 houses at Queniborough Lodge off Melton Road, Queniborough. This area is allocated for up to 132 dwellings within the Queniborough Neighbourhood Plan. Bloor Homes will be posting leaflets and feedback forms through residents letter boxes in the next few days. Unfortunately not all residents from the village will be included in this mailout.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 17:11 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

Planning application - Land off Boonton Meadows Way

Charnwood Borough Council has agreed to defer this application until January 27th. following the Parish Council asking for time to seek legal opinion on the application and the way the Planning Authority has interpreted the influence of the Neighbourhood Plan on the application. The Parish Council believes the Planning Authority has not correctly given full weight to the Neighbourhood Plan and is seeking... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Dec 2021 15:07 by Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

Extra Lane proposed for Crossroads - again!

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 Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning, Trees

Council opposes Charnwood Local Plan

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 Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

Hallam Homes Application refused

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 Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

Hallam Homes application on Melton Road

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 Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

Hallam Homes Appeal for 220 dwellings withdrawn

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 Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: News, Planning

Planning Inspectorate dismiss Gladman Appeal for 270 houses at East Goscote

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 Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: News, Planning

220 Houses on Melton Road has been turned down

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 Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning

150 Houses for Barkby Road Refused - Planning Committee 31st May

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 Rachel Barlow-Skinner

Tags: Planning