NEWS

Cockerell Road, Corby

In August 2020, on behalf of Busines Vehicle Services Ltd, we obtained full planning permission for a vehicle refurbishment and storage facility on a 3ha site at the Phoenix Parkway employment area in Corby. We coordinated a multi-disciplinary project team in preparing the planning application and in negotiation of a Section 106 Agreement.

Wellingborough Small Business Demand Study

Following our previous research work which led to the construction of the East Northamptonshire Enterprise Centre at Raunds, we were commissioned to produce a demand study for similar accommodation for small businesses in Wellingborough. Our report confirming the justification for such a project was completed in November 2020.

Smurfit Kappa

In October 2019, ANCER SPA obtained planning permission from Flintshire County Council for a 14,500m2 extension to Smurfit Kappa’s cardboard manufacturing facility at Mold in Flintshire. The application required a comprehensive community consultation exercise including a public exhibition of the proposals. An application was made for a Diversion Order for a public right of way that crosses the site.

Stallingborough Road, Immingham

In November 2020, ANCER SPA, on behalf of the Brocklesby Estate, obtained outline planning permision from North East Lincolnshire Council for up to 525 dwellings an an 80 unit extra care facility for the eldery at Highfield Farm in Stallingborough Road, Immingham.

i54 Western Extension (South)

In March 2019 outline planning permission was obtained on behalf of the City of Wolverhampton Council and Staffordshire County Council for a 29 hectare extension to the successful i54 strategic employment site. The permission allows up to 100,000m2 of B2 and B2 employment development and is aimed at major occupiers. During 2020 we have discharged planning conditions to ensure site preparation works including major earthworks can progress apace on site.

Airfields Deeside

On behalf of Crag Hill Estates Ltd and Praxis Real Estate Management, in March 2018 ANCER SPA obtained reserved matters approval to first phase site enabling works at the Airfields strategic site at Deeside. The works comprise provision of a site access road, drainage and the creation of development platforms for residential and commercial development on 33 hectares of this 100 hectare site. In February 2020 reserved matters approval was obtained for a second phase of enabling works. Construction of buildings including a warehouse for Amazon and over 200 dwellings by Countryside Properties is underway.

Scartho Top Strategic Housing Site

On behalf of the Brocklesby Estate and Cyden Homes Ltd, in November 2017 ANCER SPA obtained reserved matters approval from North East Lincolnshire Council for 845 houses at Scartho Top, Grimsby. This followed the successful securing of the Council’s approval to variations in the outline planning permission and an amended phasing plan for this major development. In September 2020 we secured approval of infrastructure and landscaping details to facilitate Phase 2 development.

Another Development at the i54 Business Park

In May 2019 reserved matters approval was obtained for a 6,500m2 industrial building for Morris Property. This was the latest in a number of developments on the i54 strategic employment site where ANCER SPA has been involved for over ten years in obtaining outline and planning permission, detailed planning permissions and reserved matters submissions. This has included Jaguar Land Rover’s Engine Manufacturing Centre.

Spitalgate Heath, Grantham

In August 2014 we submitted an outline planning application to South Kesteven District Council for the Spitalgate Heath Sustainable Urban Extension at South Grantham. The application for 225ha of land was for 3,700 dwellings 110,000m2 of employment space, a local centre and green infrastructure. This major scheme was EIA development and so the application included a full Environmental Statement.