Planning inspector grants permission for Co-op’s crematorium plan in Great Glen

An artist's impression of how the crematorium could look in Great Glen.

An artist's impression of how the crematorium could look in Great Glen.

0
Have your say

The Co-operative Group has won a planning appeal to build a crematorium and woodland burial site in Great Glen.

Harborough District Council’s planning committee refused permission last December for the Co-op’s controversial plans for a crematorium, cemetery and memorial gardens in a field next to Stoneygate School in the village.

But Government-appointed planning inspector Paul Crysell yesterday (Thursday) overruled that decision following a planning inquiry he carried out earlier this year. The inquiry was held following an appeal by the Co-op.

 

Back to the top of the page