Cheshire East approves Cranage sand quarry despite 260 objections

A CONTROVERSIAL scheme to build a sand quarry has moved closer to reality after councillors approved it despite fierce opposition from residents. Belgian company Sibelco wants to extract 3.3 million tonnes of silica sand from Rudheath Lodge Farm over a 12-year period, with a further two years to complete its restoration. The farm sits in…

Spatial Planning Update

Spatial Planning Update Document Please find attached, the tenth edition of our Spatial Planning Update. It is one of the ways that we intend to keep local councils in touch with planning policy matters affecting the Borough. A copy will also be posted on our website soon. http://www.cheshireeast.gov.uk/planning/spatial_planning/spatial-planning-update.aspx We hope you find this information useful.

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17/3605W Land at Rudheath Lodge, New Platt Lane, Cranage and Allostock, Cheshire CW4 8HJ

Download Document   TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 Notification under Terms of Article 15, Schedule 1 Concerning a Planning Application   Application No: 17/3605W Proposal: Silica sand extraction and associated development, mineral extraction by dredging, progressive restoration, mineral processing and despatch Location: Land at Rudheath Lodge, New Platt Lane, Cranage and Allostock, Cheshire CW4…