Stephen Irvine Oldham COuncil

Oldham head of planning resigns

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Oldham Council has confirmed that head of planning Stephen Irvine has resigned, bringing to an end an internal investigation into allegations of misconduct.

Lees Village Russells Homes Oldham

Oldham Council defends planning process

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

With controversy surrounding the approval of two planning applications in Oldham, including yesterday’s news of the suspension of the head of planning, the council has completed an investigation which it said showed “all procedures were correctly followed in line with legal requirements”.

Bellway Street Scene

Bellway breaks ground in Wigan

Chloé Vaughan

Construction has begun on 154 homes on the site of a former metal recycling plant on Mosley Common.

Bury Housing Site Aug 2019

Bury housing site comes to market

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A housing site off Walshaw Road is set to hit the market after manufacturer Andrew Industries secured consent to demolish its industrial buildings and replace them with 108 houses.