Category Archives: City and County Councils

Objection to planning application for 9 detached houses on green fields in Aldcliffe

Dynamo has objected to the planning application for 9 detached dwellings in the village of Aldcliffe – reference 19/01460 – as follows: Dynamo objects to this planning application on the grounds that: 1.   it does not offer a safe, … Continue reading

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Reporting road faults to Lancashire County Council

A reminder that you can report road faults – potholes, faded road markings, etc. – to Lancashire County Council’s Report It website.  It is easy to use, and you can upload up to 5 photographs.  Alternatively, you can telephone 0300 … Continue reading

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Objection to planning application for 37 houses on Bowerham Lane

Dynamo has objected to planning application 19/01158 for 37 dwellings on green fields on Bowerham Lane between Hala and the M6 as follows: Dynamo (Lancaster & District Cycle Campaign) objects to this application as there is no provision in the … Continue reading

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Working on the Caton Road alternative cycle route

Work has begun on Caton Road to provide an alternative cycle route for the year and a half during which the Millennium Path between Lancaster and the Holiday Inn will be closed for flood defence works. This photo shows the … Continue reading

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Objection to planning application for 680 houses NE of Bailrigg Lane

Dynamo has objected to planning application 19/01135/OUT for up to 680 dwellings north east of Bailrigg Lane in south Lancaster.  This proposed development would fill in the fields between Bailrigg and Hala. Our objection reads: Dynamo wishes to object to … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on planning applications (don’t shoot the officers)

One of the things that Dynamo does is look at the larger planning applications to see what (if anything) they include for cycle provision and sustainable transport.  We always object if a development is proposed on a site where cycling … Continue reading

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Objection to yet another planning application in Cockerham

Reference 19/01223/OUT for up to 24 dwellings in Cockerham, to which Dynamo has made the following objection: Dynamo objects to this planning application on the grounds that it does not include provision for a safe, sustainable cycle route between the … Continue reading

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