Log in | Register

Appeal: School parent council rebuffed in Edinburgh ‘boatel’ appeal

Edinburgh Canal / Shutterstock: 531973480

A reporter has dismissed a canal-side school’s concerns that plans for five boat hotels would prevent its canoe club from accessing the water, ruling that it would be ‘extremely foolish’ to disregard the local canal authority’s safety advice on the issue.

LOCATIONEdinburghAUTHORITYCity of Edinburgh CouncilINSPECTORKaren HeywoodPROCEDUREWritten submissionsDECISIONAllowedREFERENCEPPA-230-2282The appellant sought permission to moor five floating ‘boatels’ on the Union Canal in south-west Edinburgh. The narrowboats would  comprise a double room, a bunk room and an open-plan saloon area, each accommodating up to four people. They would be moored........
THE PLANNER is the Official Magazine for the RTPI

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

Or log in as a subscriber

Go back to The Planner Home Page