Outline planning application for the erection of up to 180 dwellings including 30% affordable housing, with public open space, structural planting and landscaping, surface water flood mitigation and attenuation and vehicular access points from School Lane. All matters reserved except for means of vehicular access.
Location: Land Between Pear Tree Lane and School Lane, Pear Tree Lane Euxton, PR7 6QR
Appellant: Gladman Developments Ltd
Planning Inspectorate Appeal Ref: APP/D2320/W/20/3247136
Planning Application Ref: 19/00654/OUTMAJ
A Public Inquiry is to be held as a virtual event, opening on Monday, 22 June 2020 at 09.30.
The reason for the Inquiry is the Appeal by Gladman Developments Ltd relating to the details of the above outline planning application to Chorley Borough Council.
An Inspector Mike Hayden has been appointed by the Secretary of State to decide the appeal. The Inspector will hold an Inquiry opening on the date shown above to decide the appeal.
The Inquiry will be held as a virtual event run by the Inspector in the normal way, but with the parties invited to join via Microsoft Teams or telephone.
Documents relating to the appeal can be viewed on the Chorley Council website:
Anyone wishing to attend the Inquiry must make their interest known to the Planning Inspectorate Case Officer, Helen Skinner (contact details below) as soon as possible prior to the Inquiry, either by email or telephone after reading the Inquiry Attendance Information set out below. When contacting the Case Officer, it would be helpful if you could confirm whether you want to take an active part in the proceedings or anticipate attending just as an observer.
Inquiry Attendance Information
Before deciding whether to take an active part in the Inquiry, you need to think carefully about the points you wish to make. All written submissions from application and appeal stage will be taken into account by the Inspector and re-stating the same points won’t add any additional weight to them.
If you feel that taking part in the Inquiry is right for you in whatever capacity, you can participate in a number of ways:
To take part using video, participants will need to have access to Microsoft Teams (via an app or web browser). This link gives further information on how to use this. https://support.office.com/en-us/teams.
Alternatively you can take part by
If you wish to just observe the event, you should make that clear in your response to the Case Officer.
If you wish to take an active part in the proceedings, please make clear in your response whether you wish only to appear at the Inquiry and make a statement, or whether you would also wish to ask questions on particular topics.
If you want to take an active part but feel unable to for any reason, and/or the points you want to make are not covered in the evidence of others, consider whether someone else could raise them on your behalf
Registered participants in whatever capacity will receive individual joining instructions, providing details of any requirements, guidance and support, whether joining by Teams or telephone.
Planning Inspectorate Reference:
Case Officer contact at the Planning Inspectorate:
Helen Skinner. Tel: 0303 444 5531.