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Greater Manchester Spatial Framework - our first drop-in session is tomorrow

The first of our six Greater Manchester Spatial Framework drop-in sessions is tomorrow (Wed 30 Jan), between noon and 8pm at the Elizabethan Suite, Bury.

Residents are invited to take a closer look at our draft plan for homes, jobs and the environment, and to ask questions of planning officers who will be on hand to answer site-specific queries.

Since consultation on the revised draft of the GMSF started on 21 January, there has been a number of comments and questions raised.

More information about the GMSF, including a comprehensive set of Frequently Asked Questions, can be found on the council’s web site at

Consultation runs until 18 March and everyone is encouraged to make their views known to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority at

The dates of the other five drop-in sessions are as follows:

* Monday 4 February – Elton High School, Bury (4–8pm)

* Wednesday 6 February – Longfield Centre, Prestwich (2-8pm)

* Monday 11 February – Radcliffe Market Hall (2–8pm)

* Tuesday 12 February – Castlebrook High School (4-8pm)

* Wednesday 6 March – Elizabethan Suite (12–8pm)


Issued: 29 January 2019.

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Bury Council consists of six towns, Bury, Ramsbottom, Tottington, Radcliffe, Whitefield and Prestwich. Formed in April 1974 as a result of Local Government re-organisation it was one of the ten original districts that formed the County of Greater Manchester. The Borough has an area of 9,919 hectares (24,511 acres) and serves a population of 187,500.

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