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Application Details
Application number SMD/2018/0793 Application type Full - MINOR
Site address Alton Towers, Farley Lane, Farley, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB Proposal The proposal is for the installation of 2 No. of Junior Drop Tower rides with an associated queue line.
Applicant name Mr Edwin Kirkham

Merlin Magic Making
Agent name Mr Nathan Johnson

Smytheman Architectural Services
Applicant address Farley Lane, Alton, ST10 4DB Agent address 12, Tean, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs, ST10 4DZ
Application status FULL-APP
Received date 21/12/2018 Valid date 09/01/2019
Fee due 0.00 Fee paid 234.00
Determination required date 06/03/2019 Agreed extended date 11/03/2019
Case Officer Jane Curley
Start of Public Consultation period 14/01/2019 End of Public Consultation period 22/02/2019
Referred to Secretary of State date Referral expiry date
Decision by Delegated Decision Committee date
Decision Planning Permission - Approved Decision Date 11/03/2019
Temp permission expiry date Permission expiry date 10/03/2022
Legal Obligation ref.

Name Address
SCC (Highways) C/o Staffordshire County Council, 3rd Floor, 1Staffordshire Place, Wedgwood Building, Tipping Street, ST16 2DH
Severn Trent Water Ltd Network Development, Regis Road, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, WV6 8RU
Alton Parish Council 16 Villa Road, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 7EA
Farley Parish Council 74, Folly Lane, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST13 7DA
Farley Parish Council 74, Folly Lane, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST13 7DA
SMDC Conservation Conservation Officer, Town Hall, Buxton,
SMDC Environmental Health Environmental Health,
Cllr Arthur Forrester Alton Ward,
Alton Parish Council 16 Villa Road, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 7EA
SMDC Trees

Attachments - Click the Description to view the attachment in a new window.
Date Description
24/12/2018 Public Comment Steve Roper
27/12/2018 Public Comment Shirley Roper
04/01/2019 Public comment Susan Lord
07/01/2019 Public Comment Peter Barker
07/01/2019 Public Comment Jordan Smith
08/01/2019 Public Comment B Ross
14/01/2019 Design and Access Statement
14/01/2019 Heritage Statement
14/01/2019 Application Form
14/01/2019 ATHH-SA-XX-XX-DR A_0102_Proposed_Site_Block_and_Location_Plan
14/01/2019 ATHH-SA-XX-XX-DR-A_0103_Proposed_Site_Plan_and_Elevations
14/01/2019 ATHH-SA-XX-XX-DR-A-0105_Site_Plan_1-500
14/01/2019 ATHH-SA-XX-XX-DR-A-0401_Ride_Plan_and_Elevations
14/01/2019 ATHH-SA-XX-XX-DR-A-0402_Typical_Fence_Detail
14/01/2019 CAT 2018 0033 decision notice - headed and signed
17/01/2019 Public Comment Dan Hindyhuff
23/01/2019 consultation response scc highways
24/01/2019 Consultation response Farley Parish Council
29/01/2019 internal response conservation
05/02/2019 consultation response alton pc
11/03/2019 Report
11/03/2019 Decision
11/03/2019 Internal Consultation Environmental Health
11/02/2019 ATHH-SA-XX-DR-A_603_Themed_Fence_Elevations