Residents’ plea to developer over access to former nursing home site

RESIDENTS have taken the unusual step of writing directly to a builder to voice their concerns over a proposed new development in Micklehurst, Mossley. They…

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Mill is to be demolished and replaced with shops and flats

A REDUNDANT mill in Mossley is to be demolished and replaced with retail space and up to 62 apartments. Tameside Council’s planning committee gave the…

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Huge ‘contemporary’ home approved for green belt in Stalybridge minutes after summer house rejected

By Charlotte Green, Local democracy reporter A HUGE ‘contemporary’ house in the Stalybridge countryside has been backed by councillors – minutes after they threw out…

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Residents claim planning breaches as Backfield building work begins

A BUILDER is under fire for allegedly breaching planning regulations after work has begun on the controversial Backfield development in Ashton. The Save the Backfield…

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Police station to finally be turned into flats?

A FORMER police station that has become a blight on a town’s landscape may be transformed if plans are given the go ahead – and…

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