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Application Details
Application number SMD/2024/0064 Application type Full - MINOR
Site address Ripsaw Cafe, Alton Towers, Farley Lane, Farley, Staffordshire, Proposal Demolition of existing Funk n Fly ride and erection of replacement ride
Applicant name Mr David Taylor

Merlin Entertainments
Agent name Mr Nathan Johnson

Smytheman Architectural Services
Applicant address Farley Lane, Alton, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB Agent address 12, Tean, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs, ST10 4DZ
Application status FULL-APP
Received date 06/02/2024 Valid date 06/02/2024
Fee due 1734.00 Fee paid 1734.00
Determination required date 02/04/2024 Agreed extended date 29/04/2024
Case Officer Jane Curley
Start of Public Consultation period 21/02/2024 End of Public Consultation period 01/04/2024
Referred to Secretary of State date Referral expiry date
Decision by Delegated Decision Committee date
Decision Planning Permission - Approved Decision Date 29/04/2024
Temp permission expiry date Permission expiry date 29/04/2027
Legal Obligation ref.

Name Address
Severn Trent Water Ltd Network Development, Regis Road, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, WV6 8RU
Staffordshire Wildlife Trust The Wolseley Centre, Wolseley Bridge, Stafford, ST17 0WT
SMDC Environmental Health Environmental Health,
Alton Parish Council 16 Villa Road, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 7EA
SMDC Conservation Conservation Officer, Town Hall, Buxton,
Cllr Nigel Moult Alton,
Farley Parish Council 74, Folly Lane, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST13 7DA
SMDC Trees

Attachments - Click the Description to view the attachment in a new window.
Date Description
07/02/2024 Public Comment Jamie Lewis Rennie
08/02/2024 373_106_1 Site Landscape Plan as Existing
08/02/2024 373_106_2 Site Landscape Plan as Proposed.
08/02/2024 373-106-10 Viewpoints Key Plan.
08/02/2024 373-106-vp 9 From Green Lane
08/02/2024 373-106-vp 10 From Gallows Green
08/02/2024 373-106-vp 12 ex From Town Head 1.
08/02/2024 373-106-vp 13 From Town Head 2
08/02/2024 826.12_PEArpt_01
08/02/2024 3291 Rev A Heritage Statement
08/02/2024 3291 Rev C Design and Access Statement
08/02/2024 Application Form
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0101-P0.1-Location Plan
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0201-Existing Plan.
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0301-P0.2-Proposed Site Sections.
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0400 P0.1 Existing Elevations Sheet 1
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0401 P0.1 Existing Elevations Sheet 2
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0402-P0.3-Proposed Elevations - Sheet 1
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0403-P0.3-Proposed 3D Isometrics
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0404-P0.1-Proposed Elevations - Sheet 2
08/02/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-ZZ-DR-A-0202-P0.3-Proposed Plans
08/02/2024 Project Ocean - Landscape and Visual Appraisal.
08/02/2024 THL-1181 Alton Towers
08/02/2024 Tree Schedule Alton Towers
15/02/2024 Consultation Response Alton Parish Council
15/03/2024 Public Comment Liam Hopkins
25/03/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0205-Proposed Fence Plan & Elevations
25/03/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0403-P0.4-Proposed 3D Isometrics
25/03/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-ZZ-DR-A-0202-P0.4-Proposed Plans
28/03/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-ZZ-DR-A-0202-P0.5-Proposed Plans
11/04/2024 Consultation Response SMDC EH
25/04/2024 Consultation Response Arboricultural Officer
29/04/2024 P2304 Project Ocean, Alton Towers Resort - Sound Assessment Report ISSUE rev1.2
29/04/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0601-C1.1-Deer Wall Protection Detail
29/04/2024 Delegated report
29/04/2024 Decision notice
30/04/2024 ATPO-SA-FV-XX-DR-A-0601-C1.1-Deer Wall Protection Detail