The secretary of state has refused permission for an enabling development on Merseyside on the grounds of harm to the green belt, conflict with housing plans and potential to jeopardise an inter-modal freight facility.
DCS Number 100-050-847
- Manager secures home at animal hospital
An inspector has accepted that there is a functional need for a manager's house and staff apartment at a veterinary hospital in Dorchester after noting that a scanner used at the facility would require careful monitoring.
DCS Number 100-050-877
- Supermarket car parking found utilitarian
An inspector has refused to sanction the retention of a temporary parking deck at a store in Merthyr Tydfil after finding that it created a very poor impression in a well-designed development.
DCS Number 100-050-845
- Lack of parking held to undermine centre
The conversion of a listed distillery in western Scotland to flats has been rejected because insufficient parking would lead to use of a shoppers' car park and jeopardise vitality and viability.
DCS Number 100-050-850.