Development proposals are lodged with council

THE following planning applications have been submitted to Northumberland County Council.

Belsay: Mr Dave Sheppard, Belsay First School, trees in a Conservation Area, fell one false acacia, prune and remove branches to one silver maple, remove one self-seeded sycamore, remove one willow and reduce to ground level one willow.

Heddon On The Wall: Mrs Anna Wilson, Heddon Hall, Listed Building Consent, internal alterations to provide family accommodation within the main portion of the listed property and upgrade ground floor area to north of property to provide a holiday flat, previously caretakers’ accommodation.

Mitford: Mr and Mrs Mark Anderson, Woodlands, Tranwell Woods, various alterations, including to roof, construction of entrance walls, new driveway, hard and landscaping to garden, installation of sewerage treatment plant and water storage tank.

Morpeth: Mr Neil Redpath, 1 Green Lane, Stobhillgate, non-material amendment to permission 12/02915/FUL, front single storey lean-to extension and side first floor extension over garage; Mr and Mrs Michael and Agnes Newies, 29 Olympia Hill, single storey flat roof extension to rear; Mr Paul Nichols, Shooters Bar, 43-45 Bridge Street, refurbishment of nightclub into ground floor retail unit with staff accommodation above, strip external rear asbestos cement clad extension and re-clad with plastic coated insulated panels, minor modification to second floor window to rear elevation of original building.

Nunnykirk: Mr A Thompson, Old School, Wingates, new driveway and single garage, construction of stables and all-weather riding surface to field to rear of property.

Ponteland: Mr Aftab Nemat, 180 Middle Drive, Darras Hall, prior notification for demolition of detached house and garage; Mr Martin Watson, land at Woodside, Darras Hall, amendment to reduce height of garage roof relating to application 12/02044/FUL, construction of one two to three storey dwelling house; Mrs Angela Priestly, 44 Dunsgreen, dining room extension and first floor extension over to form bedroom.

Whalton: CT and NU Irwin, Thorneyford Farm, Kirkley, change of use of a group of agricultural buildings in curtilage of Grade II Listed farmhouse to create farming business diversification with regard to cycle repair and sales and a farm cafe, including additions to create kitchen, staff room and public toilets, constructions of new vehicular access and access road; also Listed Building Consent; Mrs Sue Hall, Whalton C of E First School, extension to form new entrance with accessible ramp and reception office; also Listed Building Consent.

Widdrington Station and Stobswood: Mr Christopher Constable, land to the rear of The Smithy, The Stables, The Forge, The Fold and The Mill, Ulgham Park Farm, change of use from former opencast mining site to garden; Mr Darren Townsley, 2 Grange View, Widdrington Station, retrospective, construction of 1.5m painted timber boundary fence.