Welbeck Land given green light for Gloucestershire development

Developer Welbeck Land has been given the green light to go ahead with its speculative development in countryside outside  Thornbury in Gloucestershire. A High Court judge yesterday overruled objections by the local council and upheld the developer's outline planning permission. The company has been in dispute with South Gloucestershire District Council over its plans to build 350 dwellings and a 70-unit elderly care facility on a 22ha plot to the east of the town. According to its website, Welbeck Strategic Land LLP, the Welbeck Land unit involved in this case, works in partnership with landowners to obtain and optimise planning
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