All posts tagged "Local Plan"

  • Police Called on Protesters at Knowsley Council Meeting

    A Knowsley Council meeting was postponed after the council called police to remove members of the public. The public meeting was for councillors...

    • Posted December 18, 2015
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  • Housing Plans for Fields Neighbouring Whitakers, Prescot

    Prescot residents are invited to view plans for a housing development on land belonging to Whitakers Garden Centre. Planners believe about 200 3- or 4-bedroom homes could be built on the site, which sits between the A57 (Prescot...

    • Posted November 30, 2015
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  • Government Says Knowsley Greenbelt Plans ‘Sound’

    A government inspector has approved plans to allow development on Knowsley’s greenbelt. The borough council say they’ve had no choice but to remove protections from the land, due to government housing targets. Protesters say it would damage the environment,...

    • Posted July 14, 2015
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  • Final Week of Knowsley Greenbelt Consultation

    Knowsley residents have until Friday 14 November to register their opinions on the release of greenbelt land throughout the borough. Under the council’s Local Plan, once-protected fields could be available to housing developers as early as 2015. In Whiston,...

    • Posted November 10, 2014
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  • Council & Residents in Tense Q&A over Whiston Greenbelt

    Over 250 Whiston residents put the pressure on Knowsley Council last Friday over plans to release greenbelt for housing development. At the 24 October meeting at St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic Centre for Learning, the borough’s Local Plan...

    • Posted October 28, 2014
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  • Council to Host Q&A on Whiston Greenbelt Plans

    Knowsley Council have called a public meeting to address concerns over the release of greenbelt in Whiston. The meeting, at St Edmund Arrowsmith Centre for Learning on Cumber Lane, Whiston, at 6pm on Friday 24 October, will...

    • Posted October 20, 2014
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