PLANNING PERMISSION

We are delighted to report that planning permission has been obtained for an extension to the Materials Recovery Facility at Flusco near Penrith. The extension will accommodate additional baling capacity provided as part of the Cumbria Waste Group’s reorganisation of operations following the closure of their Kingmoor Road site.

Stephenson Halliday has secured planning permission for an extension to a building on site and discharged a condition relating to drainage at Bowscar Quarry. Stephenson Halliday has been working with the client, Cumbria Quarrying Services, to secure planning permission in January 2016 for lateral extensions to the quarry, existing plant and machinery and a new […]

Stephenson Halliday is delighted by Cumbria County Council’s resolution to grant planning permission for the extension of Kirkby Slate Quarry in South Lakeland for Burlington Slate Ltd. Kirkby Quarry produces some of the most beautiful stone products in the UK.  In addition to the blue/black Kirkby Slate so typical of Lakeland buildings, the factory at […]

We’re pleased to see the Lake District National Park support the redevelopment of Low Wood Bay hotel by granting planning permission for the extension of the hotel and leisure facilities at the hotel on the shores of Windermere. Stephenson Halliday has worked closely with architects Mason Gillibrand in preparing a masterplan and detailed landscape concept […]

Stephenson Halliday is delighted to report that the Allt Essan and Gleann Casaig run-of-river hydro electric projects were approved by the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park Authority.   Stephenson Halliday prepared the LVIA as part of a planning application prepared by Dulas and the landscape proposal included a detailed schedule of mitigation measures to be […]

We are pleased to report that Furness Wind Farm has been consented at appeal. An application for five 99.5m turbines was submitted to both South Lakeland District Council (SLDC) and Barrow Borough Council (BCC);  two local authorities which the site straddles. The scheme was subsequently approved by BCC and refused by SLDC resulting in a  […]

Stephenson Halliday has assisted Lakeland Waste Management (Cumbria Waste Management Ltd & Lakeland Minerals Ltd) with this combined site for over 20 years. On their behalf we co-ordinated, prepared and submitted in September 2012 the Planning Application, incorporating an Environmental Impact Assessment for the extension of time for operations to 2032, for the adjoining Flusco […]

Stephenson Halliday is delighted to report that the proposal for a 61m wind turbine adjacent to the Wax Lyrical Candle Factory at Lindal in Furness has been approved. The staff at Stephenson Halliday prepared and submitted the planning application to South Lakeland District Council in July 2012. The Council refused planning permission in December 2012 […]

Stephenson Halliday is pleased to report the consent of the Stoke Bardolph Wind Turbine Development. The proposal for a 100m turbine located east of Nottingham, adjacent to the Stoke Bardolph Sewage Treatment Works was approved at committee by Gedling Borough Council in September 2013.