Outline application for the erection of up to 100,000sqm of commercial floorspace in Willington.
Although not in the Parish, we were invited as a neighbouring village to participate in the objection to the proposal given that Willington represents a leisure destination for our residents.
Axis A50 (Burnaston Cross) Industrial Site - Willington (PDF, 225 Kb)
Objection was on the grounds that a similar idea was rejected in 2009, there is no defined need for this type of facility in South Derbyshire, the associated traffic issues, and the impact on local amenities.
Willington PC objection on the grounds of inconsistency with the declared Planning strategy
Willington PC objection on the grounds of the impact on traffic.
Further to the Willington PC submissions we were invited to qualify our previous objection letter, above.