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No consultation for Westlands Residents?

Newcastle-under-Lyme residents have been left in doubt following initial assurances that they would be fully consulted prior to any decision to sell off the Westlands greens. Whilst a consultation is planned in March for the Clayton Road in Westlands and Pennyfields in Kidsgrove, residents will not be asked for their views on the Winchester Drive and Repton Drive greens

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Planning Application to Go Ahead

Newcastle Staffs Borough Council confirmed to the Save Our Green Spaces Action Group that they are commencing an outline planning application as early as next week commencing 5 February to develop the Winchester Drive and Repton Drive green spaces.

They propose to build two residential properties on the Winchester Drive green and as many as three houses for the Repton Drive open space.