The Inspector's report on the Blackpool Core Strategy was issued on 23 November 2015. The Inspector found that, provided modifications were made, the Core Strategy would provide an appropriate basis for the planning of the Borough. The modifications had been proposed by the Council and were subject to consultation.
Blackpool Council published their proposed submission Core Strarategy for public consultation between 4 July 2014 and 29 August 2014.
Blackpool Council then submitted their proposed submission Core Strategy along with a schedule of proposed minor modifications to the Secretary of State for examination on 18 December 2015.
An Inspector was then appointed and examination hearings were held between 11 and 14 May 2015. Following the examination hearings Blackpool Council published its schedule of proposed main modifications which was available for consultation between 25 August and 6 October 2015.