A hybrid planning application for the development of land at and adjacent to Hulton Park, and an associated listed building consent application was submitted to Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council (“BMBC”) on 19 May 2017 (LPA ref. 00997/17).

BMBC resolved to grant planning permission for the proposed development on 22 March 2018. BMBC referred the application to the Secretary of State on the basis that, inter alia, it includes inappropriate development on land currently designated as Green Belt in the Development Plan.

The Secretary of State has ‘called-in’ the application for his determination following which a public inquiry, will be held and is scheduled to start w/c 1stOctober 2019 and to run for circa three weeks.

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