This section of the village web site has been established for major plans/development affecting the village in general, eg. the college playing fields, etc. It is not intended to cover all plans. Details of all local planning applications are available directly from ESBC.
Parish Council Meeting
A Parish Council meeting was held on Monday 27 January 2014 to consider the following planning applications:-
P/2013/01458 Erection of 11 dwellings and formation of access, Apple Acres, 14 Knowles Hill. (April update - the application has been revised and is currently out for re consultation. The number of proposed dwellings has been reduced from 11 to 6 and the designs of some of the dwellings have changed).
P/2013/01406 Outline application with all matters reserved except access, for a mixed use development including up to 500 dwellings, local centre providing up to 500sq metres of floor space or public house together with associated car parking and servicing, specialist care housing, public open space, structural landscaping and provision of drainage, and internal highway network to include the provision of access junctions to the A511 Tutbury Road and Rolleston Road with public realm works to Tutbury Road to replace the existing traffic lights with a roundabout and realignment of Harehedge Lane and formation of two mini roundabouts together with construction of off site parking, Glenville Farm, Tutbury Road.
A copy of the planning applications can be viewed online at www.eaststaffsbc.gov.uk Click on the Planning & Building Control link and then Planning Applications, View a specific application.
Planning & Proposed Development Information
Both the threat and the reality of large scale developments within the village and surrounding areas is never far away. Read more about it in the Rolleston PC Newsletter - Jan 2014 (pdf document).
The following contain links to important past planning matters and are provided for reference purposes only (and are not maintained).
- Save Our Playing Fields Campaign
- ESBC Site Allocation Document 2008
- The Parish Plan (2004) and WASP Survey (2005)
- East Staffs Local Plan 2001-2011
- Playing Field Development
- Demolition of Educational Facilities
- Conservation Area - Proposed Development
- End of an Era - Educational Facilities Lost Forever
- Possible Primary School development
The Village Design Statement 1998
In 1998 the Village Design Statement Group were instrumental in The Village Design Statement - a document produced by the village community which describes the character that makes the village a special place in which to live. It sets out design objectives that should be observed by everyone.
© This site was created by Richard Bush
Last updated: 18 April 2014