Agenda and decisions

Major Applications Planning Committee - Wednesday, 9th November, 2022 7.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 5 - Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Steve Clarke  01895 250693 or email (recommended):

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


There were no apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest in matters coming before this meeting




To sign and receive the minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 222 KB


RESOLVED: That the minutes of the meeting dated 11 October 2022 be approved as a correct record.


Matters that have been notified in advance or urgent




To confirm that the items marked in Part 1 will be considered inpublic and those items marked in Part 2 will be heard in private


It was confirmed that all items would be considered in public.


HS2 River Pinn Realignment - 72870/APP/2022/2692 pdf icon PDF 18 MB

HS2 request for approval of Plans and Specifications under condition imposed by Schedule 17 to the High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Act 2017, relating to a site area of 65,977.4m2 comprising; the realignment of approx. 96m of the River Pinn with associated works including a new footbridge, a flood compensation area, drainage stepped outlets, outfalls, ditches, access stairs and fencing; an attenuation pond for the approved Gatemead Embankment track drainage with an associated road vehicle parking area, access junction and fencing; and two further access junctions for maintenance access with associated access strips and fencing.


Recommendation: Approval


RESOLVED: That the application be approved.


The Elms - 19758/APP/2021/4628 pdf icon PDF 14 MB

Demolition of existing buildings and structures and redevelopment of the site to provide 2,116 sqm of flexible Class E(g)(iii), B2 and B8 use floorspace, along with associated access, servicing areas, car parking and soft landscaping (amended plans received 02.09.22)


Recommendation: Approval + Section 106 and GLA stage 2


RESOLVED: That the application be approved.


Paddington Packet Boat Public House - 1058/APP/2021/3423 pdf icon PDF 16 MB

Demolition of the public house (Sui Generis) and erection of a part-three, four and five-storey, purpose built student accommodation (Sui Generis) comprising 61 studio rooms, and associated common areas and facilities, landscaping, amenity space, bicycle and motorcycle parking, and refuse storage.


Recommendations: Approval + Section 106


RESOLVED: That the application be approved.


14-18 Pield Heath Road & 2 Pield Heath Ave - 76760/APP/2022/1889 pdf icon PDF 11 MB

Demolition of three dwellings (Nos. 14 and 16 Pield Heath Road and 2 Pield Heath Avenue) and one Bed and Breakfast (No. 18 Pield Heath Road), and the subsequent erection of a part two, part three storey (plus basement) 60-bed care home, with 14 car parking spaces, landscaping and external amenity space.


Recommendation: Approval + Section 106


RESOLVED: That determination of the application be deferred for a site visit.