Pury End Quarry

Heatons are pleased to have secured planning permission for a revised restoration scheme for Pury End Quarry, which involves raising the final levels with the importation of inert waste. The submitted proposals responded positively to the spatial vision of the Northamptonshire Minerals and Waste Local Plan in respect of helping to meet local waste requirements,…

Continued production from Rempstone wellsites

Heatons have gained planning permission on behalf of IGas to extend the life of two oil wells located close to Rempstone, in the Nottinghamshire countryside. The new permissions allow for a further ten years of oil and gas production from the wellsites, prior to their restoration to agriculture. Heatons prepared a Planning Statement for both sites and…

The Housing Delivery Test – 2020 Results & Local Implications

The latest Housing Delivery Test (HDT) results show that in 55 Local Planning Authority (LPA) areas in England there was a failure to deliver at least 75% of the number of homes estimated by the government to be needed in their area over the past three years. These LPAs will face the most severe of…

Replacement dwelling in the Green Belt

Heatons have recently provided planning support to obtain full planning permission for a contemporary replacement dwelling within the Derbyshire Green Belt. Green 2K Design provided the detailed drawings alongside Heatons’ supporting evidence which together successfully demonstrated that the modest increase in footprint was acceptable in principle and would have no significant impact on the openness of…

Residential Site in Collingham, Nottinghamshire

Heatons have gained outline planning permission, with all matters reserved except for access, for the erection of 16 dwellings on land off Woodhill Road, Collingham in Nottinghamshire. The site is located within a residential area to the north of Collingham and consists largely of previously developed land, last in industrial uses. The permission involves the…

Mobile Asphalt Plant at Colsterworth

Heatons have successfully secured planning permission for the erection and use of a mobile asphalt recycling plant, associated infrastructure and access at the Old Pig Farm, Honey Pot Lane, Colsterworth. The permission provides for the importation of recycled road planings and associated aggregate for use in the recycling and manufacture of asphalt. The site and adjoining…

Recycling Facility at the former Peat Works, Swinefleet

Heatons are pleased to have secured permission for a Recycling Facility on behalf of 4R Group at the site of the former Peat Works in Swinefleet, East Riding. The facility will have the capacity to treat up to 100,000 tonnes of  materials which will be recycled into Soil Improvers and Fertiliser Replacement. The majority of…

Two Permissions Enable Staffordshire Change of Use and Erection of Stables

Heatons have recently obtained two separate planning permissions on agricultural land in the Staffordshire countryside. A Change of Use application was submitted to the local Borough Council for the proposed use of the land as a private paddock, complete with stable block and areas designed for wildlife. Given that the land is part of Newbold…

Redevelopment of vacant Public House

Heatons recently achieved outline planning permission for the demolition of a vacant public house and residential redevelopment of the site to provide up to four dwellings. Alongside Green 2K Design and Vectio Highways Consulting, we worked with the local planning authority to overcome initial concerns and made necessary amendments to the site layout and access to maximise…