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26/01/2022

Appeal: Inspector rejects morgue proposal on highway safety grounds

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A proposal for a morgue in a West Midlands market town has been rejected after an inspector found that it would increase risk to highway safety.

LOCATIONMadina House, 24 Walsall Street, Wednesbury, West Midlands WS10 7PAUTHORITYSandwell Borough CouncilINSPECTORR WalmsleyPROCEDUREWritten representationsDECISIONDismissedREFERENCEAPP/G4620/W/21/3284185 Sandwell Borough Council had refused the application by Madina Education Trust for the additional use for storing dead bodies and an extension to house a ‘cold room’.Inspector R Walmsley........
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