Category Archives: Carnforth

Planning application for engineering works and employment floorspace between Carnforth and Over Kellet

A planning application (reference 19/00545/HYB) for up to 8,400 sq metres of development beside the M6 between Carnforth and Over Kellet has been submitted.  Dynamo has objected as follows: Dynamo Cycle Campaign objects to this planning application as it currently … Continue reading

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Dynamo’s response to the Lancaster Cycling & Walking Planning Advisory Note (PAN)

Download the Cycling and Walking PAN.  All details on Lancaster City Council’s website. Background This links to the meeting that Matt and Patricia had in December with the City Council. As part of its Local Plan, the City Council has … Continue reading

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Planning application for 250 houses at Carnforth

There is currently a planning application (ref 19/00541/OUT) for 250 houses south of Carnforth at Lundsfield quarries.  This is one of the areas designated for new housing in the Local Plan, so the chances are that it will go ahead.  For background, … Continue reading

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Objections to planning applications at Lawson’s Bridge, Lancaster, and at Carnforth

At least the planning application for 95 houses at Lawson’s Bridge provided Dynamo with a bit of grim amusement.  It was gobsmaking to hear the A6 (Scotforth Road/Greaves Road) described as “a viable and attractive cycle route”!  They’ve obviously never … Continue reading

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Planning for possible new residential developments

Patricia and Matt spent Friday morning with a Planning Policy Officer from Lancaster City Council to look at areas identified for residential development in the Local Plan, with a view to identifying how new cycling and walking routes could link … Continue reading

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Planning applications

Here are recent planning applications that Dynamo has objected to: 18/01503/FUL – industrial units, Warton Road Carnforth.  Our objection was based on the fact that National Cycle Network route 90 runs along this stretch of Warton Road.  We suggested – … Continue reading

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State of the canal towpath II

We received a response to our email from the Business Support Administrator at the Canal & River Trust in Wigan: Thank you for your email of 5th February with regard to the towpath between Carnforth and Lancaster on the Lancaster … Continue reading

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