The site forms an integral part of the provision of much needed housing and employment land for the Fylde / Blackpool area.
Cassidy and Ashton had previously promoted the site through the local plan site allocation process.
The submitted scheme includes the provision of 1,400 dwellings and 20ha of employment land, supplemented by a comprehensive provision of social, community, education and recreation facilities.
In addition to project managing the application process, inclusive of sub consultant management. Cassidy + Ashton provided all planning and architectural work, including:
- Environmental Statement
- Planning Statement
- Design and Access Statement
The mixed-use urban extension was awarded Healthy New Town status by the King’s Fund. The initiative sets out to address major healthcare problems including obesity and dementia by encouraging people to exercise more, eat better and live more independently into old age.