U+I boss Richard Upton’s an impressive character, with an intense style of public speaking that puts one in mind of Terrance Stamp. So even if the ‘meanwhile’ use for the former Mayfield station didn’t look good, he’d manage to big it up.
The Secretary of State has overturned three rulings by planning inspectors on housing developments in Cheshire, agreeing with the original decision by Cheshire West & Chester Council to refuse them in 2012.
A decision on proposals from Consolidated Property Group and Orbit Developments to extend shopping and leisure facilities around Handforth Dean Retail Park has been deferred until the end of next month.
HS2 has confirmed that American construction and engineering giant Bechtel has been appointed as the development partner for the second phase of the high speed rail line, taking over the role initially awarded to CH2M.
Cheshire East Council’s planning meeting next week will discuss, and potentially reject, proposals from two developers who want to extend shopping and leisure facilities around Handforth Dean Retail Park.