Questions remain over Knowls Lane development after latest approval

COUNCILLORS have hit out as they believe several questions remain unanswered after alterations to an ‘ugly’ housing development were approved. There are also concerns allowing…

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Plans rejected for greenbelt conservation area houses

PROPOSALS to build four high-end houses in a Saddleworth conservation area have been rejected. But an appeal has been launched against Oldham planners’ decision earlier…

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Know your boundary! Saddleworth’s past has pride of place

A REMINDER of Saddleworth’s past has pride of place in Greenfield’s newest residential area. Thanks to developer Dave Whitmore, a “weathered stone slab” has returned…

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Inaccessibility concerns over plans to replace flat path with 96 steps

CAMPAIGNERS are ‘absolutely dismayed’ that a popular footpath in Lees is set to be replaced by a culvert and significant landfill with 96 steps, making…

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Former Greenfield greengrocers development plans refused again

PLANS to develop a former greengrocers and fishmongers in Greenfield into four flats have been refused – for the second time. In turning down the…

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