Tag: town centre

  • Nine Years Later and DOE Still Stalling on PPS5

    Nine Years Later and DOE Still Stalling on PPS5

    Brian has welcomed the decision to deny planning permission for a massive out-of-town Tesco store which threatened the survival of the independent retail sector in Banbridge Town. Brian Wilson said: “I am very pleased that this 12,000 square metre out-of-town store has been rejected. Had this development been allowed it would have spelt major job […]

  • The Marine Gardens, Queen’s Parade

    The Marine Gardens, Queen’s Parade

    I welcome the decision by Margaret Ritchie to extend the consultation on the proposed Marine Gardens Development until 24th July. I wrote to the Minister following the recent public meeting and called for an extension and for the DSD to hold a meeting to hear the public concerns. Ms Ritchie’s response on the consultation period […]