Go-ahead for pub development despite fears: POLL
Talten Business Park’s regeneration scheme within Moorgate Conservation Area was narrowly approved by Rotherham Borough Council’s planning board, despite concern over clogged roads.
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The plan would see the 19th century Belvedere building turned into a mini-supermarket—tipped to be snapped up by Tesco— and a veterinary surgery with parking for 26 chairs.
But Cllr Mahroof Hussain, who represents the area, echoed the complaints of many residents when he said: “I don’t believe highways have taken into account the effect of developments.”
I DON’T NOW WHAT A CONSERVATION AREA IS, ADMITS PLANNING BOARD COUNCILLOR: Much more on this story in this week’s Advertiser.