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Application Details
Application number SMD/2015/0473 Application type Full - MINOR
Site address Alton Towers, Farley Lane, Farley, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB Proposal Minor works to the 'Air' rollercoaster, including enhancing the existing station area, installing a photo-opportunity kiosk and new themed features
Applicant name

Merlin Attractions Operations Limited
Agent name Miss Hannah Whitney

Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners
Applicant address Agent address 14 Regent's Wharf, London, Greater London, N1 9RL
Application status Valid application received
Received date 17/07/2015 Valid date 23/07/2015
Fee due 0.00 Fee paid 195.00
Determination required date 17/09/2015 Agreed extended date
Case Officer Wayne Johnson
Start of Public Consultation period 12/08/2015 End of Public Consultation period 02/09/2015
Referred to Secretary of State date Referral expiry date
Decision by Delegated Decision Committee date
Decision Planning Permission - Approved Decision Date 17/09/2015
Temp permission expiry date Permission expiry date
Legal Obligation ref.

Name Address
Alton Parish Council 16 Villa Road, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 7EA
Conservation/LBC Conservation Officer,
Policy Forward Plan,
Farley Parish Council Fox House, Tythe Barn, Alton, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST10 4AZ

Attachments - Click the Description to view the attachment in a new window.
Date Description
29/07/2015 Existing station plan
29/07/2015 Existing station elevations
29/07/2015 Proposed plans
29/07/2015 Proposed station elevations
29/07/2015 Proposed site and roof plan
29/07/2015 Location plan
29/07/2015 Proposed theme elevations
29/07/2015 Site plan
29/07/2015 Covering letter
29/07/2015 Application form
10/08/2015 Alton Parish Council comments
18/09/2015 decision notice
18/09/2015 delegated report