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Archive for February, 2016

Glenquey Moss is saved !

Glenquey Moss is saved – Deferred Refused Dismissed! The Quarry story summed up in 3 words Deferred Refused Dismissed! On 27 July 2015 the Scottish Government’s Reporter dismissed Cemex’s appeal.  The Development Management Committee (DMC) of Perth & Kinross Council had refused Cemex’s planning application in November 2014.  The Reporter’s decision ended a 5 year battle to ensure the protection and preservation of a wonderfully scenic and environmentally important site in the centre of the Ochils.   In December 2010 Cemex lodged a planning application with Perth & Kinross Council seeking permission to extend their licence to extract sand and […]

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