Macclesfield Drawing

Macclesfield gets brownfield planning powers

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Cheshire East Council has granted itself new planning powers in order to ease the development of commercial and residential schemes on select brownfield sites in Macclesfield.

A Typical Bellway Street Scene

Bellway buys Winsford farm site

Bellway Homes has acquired 11.5 acres of land, formerly Ways Green Farm, in Winsford for a residential development of 119 properties.

County Hotel Alderley Edge

Developer tries again with Alderley resi

An application for the redevelopment of the County Hotel site just outside Alderley Edge will go before Cheshire East’s northern planning committee with a recommendation for approval.

Persimmon Middlewich January 2019

Middlewich housing set for refusal

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Charlie Schouten

Persimmon’s proposals to build 370 homes in Middlewich have been dealt a blow after Cheshire East planning officers recommended the scheme for refusal, citing the loss of open countryside.

Abbey Road 04 Update

Sandbach housing scheme to start next month

Latimer, the development arm of housing association Clarion Group, will begin work on 165 houses off Abbey Road in Sandbach, its second major scheme in the North West.

Mill Street View Of Clowes Scheme

Crewe retail scheme faces second refusal

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Clowes Developments has said it is "surprised and disappointed" after Cheshire East planners recommended its retail project in Crewe for refusal for a second time, citing a lack of engagement from the council.