Developer "cavalier" over housing plans, says leading councillor
A leading councillor has branded a housing developer "cavalier" after it put up signs promoting a controversial development without permission.
Allerdale and Cockermouth town councillor Alan Smith called in Story Homes' plans for retrospective advertisement consent.
Coun Smith told Allerdale council's development panel yesterday: "There's a lot of history with this development in Cockermouth and basically it's the cavalier way that Story Homes has put these signs up without planning permission.
"I think there had been three or four applications put in and taken... read more
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