Login | Register
28/02/2018

Appeal: 67 green belt log cabins allowed in Delamere Forest after Pickles refusal

Words:
Timber Cabin / Forest Holidays

An inspector has approved Forestry Commission plans for 67 holiday log cabins and other visitor facilities in Cheshire, after Eric Pickles deemed a similar scheme inappropriate green belt development in 2014.

The appeal concerned various areas of Delamere Forest, Cheshire, which covers 972 hectares, making it the largest woodland in England. The appellant’s proposal comprised three components: the reorganisation of existing facilities to create a new visitor centre with additional offices for the Forestry Commission; upgrades to 3.5km of existing nature trails, including natural play features,.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

THE PLANNER is the Official

Not a member?
60 day free trial of our premium content when you Register Now

RTPI Member Login

Go back to The Planner Home Page

Tags

FEATURES

  • A digital platform that does the work of researching the application history of sites and districts for you? Grace Manning-Marsh tells Simon Wicks why LandEnhance can improve applications while releasing planners from a laborious task.

    Dgital Landscape iStock
  • Who are the women working in and around planning who are having an impact - both on individual planners and the broader planning process? Here's our Women of Influence for 2019

    Women of Influence circle banner
  • The argument about why planning should embrace diversity within its ranks is clear. But what about the how? Serena Ralston finds out how planning can recruit for diversity

    Diversity Getty Images