Councillor Steve Wright

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Reporting Back: Heaton Park Parking Issues

by stevewright on 17 October, 2018

Earlier in the month your local councillors met with Heaton Park managers and representatives from Bury Council’s Highways team to look at some of the problems with parking in the residential areas around Heaton Park. The concerns we raised were around the significant parking problems that residents can experience who live near to the park. […]

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Bury Libraries and Archives has been awarded Archive Service Accreditation, the UK standard for archive services. Throughout the UK there are 2,500 archives.141 archives have gained accreditation meaning that Bury has joined the top 5% of services to earn this prestigious award. Archives Service Accreditation defines good practice and standards and supports the development of […]

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Heaton Park Parking Issues

by stevewright on 3 October, 2018

On Monday your local councillors are meeting with Council Officers and the Management of Heaton Park to discuss issues of parking on the residential streets near to Heaton Park (next Monday 9 October 2018). Issues that we would like to raise are: – impact of event and other ‘busy day’ parking on nearby streets (e.g. […]

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Taking Action on Rising School Uniform Costs

by stevewright on 19 September, 2018

The Liberal Democrat team on Bury Council have been successful in getting the Council to take action on the rising prices of school uniforms, in a move to help parents who are struggling with the costs. According to research by the Children’s Society, 3 million families in Britain are struggling to pay for school uniform […]

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Prestwich Roadworks September 2018

by stevewright on 5 September, 2018

More major roadworks this month – for the full list see the GM Roadworks site here The major roadworks in August are: – Tail end of the resurfacing works (Bury Council) on Heywood Road between Bury Old Road and St Margaret’s Road, Prestwich and in Simister – 30/07/2018 – 09/09/2018 – Continuing Works on the […]

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Reporting Back: Heaton Park

by stevewright on 27 August, 2018

Prestwich Lib Dem councillors Mary D’Albert and Tim Pickstone had an update with the Heaton Park management last week. Please note there has been a separate meeting about Parklife, which will report back on separately, and there is going to be a separate meeting about the impact of parking on residential roads near to the […]

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Planning Applications Holyrood Ward October 2017

by prestwichfocus on 10 October, 2017

Just to let residents know about recent planning applications in your area on Bury Old Road, Brandram Road, Nursery Road and Poppythorn Lane. Please just let me know if you have any queries. Non material amendment following grant of planning permission 61249 for extending room by 2m and … 245 Bury Old Road, Prestwich, Manchester, […]

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Two new planning application has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Reference 60270 Alternative Reference Not Available Application Received Mon 20 Jun 2016 Application Validated Mon 20 Jun 2016 Address 11 Heys Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 1JW Proposal Two storey rear extension Reference 60294 Alternative Reference Not Available Application Received Mon 27 Jun 2016 […]

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New Planning Application: Sandgate Road

by prestwichfocus on 6 July, 2016

A new planning application has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Reference 60291 Alternative Reference PP-05266651 Application Received Fri 24 Jun 2016 Application Validated Fri 24 Jun 2016 Address 6 Sandgate Road, Whitefield, Manchester, M45 6WG Proposal First floor rear extension Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you require further information […]

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A new planning application has been received in Holyrood Ward as below: Reference 60286 Alternative Reference PP-05261924 Application Received Thu 23 Jun 2016 Application Validated Fri 24 Jun 2016 Address Nutt Farm, Nutt Lane, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 2SJ Proposal Replacement dwelling applicable to House Type 1 only – five bedroom two storey detached dwelling as […]

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