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Residents fail to prevent drive-thru restaurants

Two new food and drink outlets with drive-thru facilities on an established retail park in Gloucestershire were permitted in the face of strong opposition by local residents when an inspector found no technical evidence to support their concerns.

Council to pay costs of resisting events venue

An inspector allowed the change of use of a Lancashire town shop to a sui generis restaurant and banqueting and wedding venue, also deciding the council had acted unreasonably in refusing permission and ordering the appellant's costs to be paid.

SOS allows London tall buildings against recommendation

The secretary of state has disagreed with his own inspector's recommendation in a recovered appeal in east London and allowed a tall building, mixed-use redevelopment, citing differences in the weight afforded the harms and benefits of the proposal when compared to an extant fallback permission at the site. The proposal comprised 1,524 residential units, shops, offices, flexible workspaces, financial and professional services, restaurants and cafes, drinking establishments and community uses.

Micropub fails on noise

Micropub fails on noise

An inspector judged that the noise from a micropub in a mixed residential and commercial area of a Yorkshire town could not be adequately controlled by conditions and upheld enforcement action.

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