Tag "Planning"

Rockmount plans approved

ONE of Guernsey’s most popular pubs will get a makeover early next year after planning permission was granted.

Shaping Guernsey

La Societe Guernesiaise conservation officer Jamie Hooper said the society would welcome a rethink on plans for derelict greenhouses because the current system of the land being classed as agricultural was not always viable for the landowner. (Picture by Peter Frankland, 1336767)

DEVELOPMENT options that will shape the face of Guernsey have been outlined in a new planning consultation.

Planners say yes, despite 69 objections

John Surcombe, who lives next door to the proposed development at Kings, said the 13-apartment block would completely take away his privacy and create a blot on the landscape. (Pictures by Tom Tardif, 1329303)

NEARLY 70 objections were not enough to stop Environment Department officials from recommending that Kings Health Club’s controversial plans for an apartment complex be approved.

Quarter of planning appeals successful

Sylvans Sports Club's plans to remove an earth bank were granted after the club took the matter to the appeals tribunal

A QUARTER of all cases heard by the planning appeals tribunal last year saw the Environment Department’s ruling overturned, latest figures have revealed.