South Kesteven District councillors give approval to plans for housing development on former limestone quarry in Castle Bytham

Councillors have given their approval to outline plans for a village housing development.

Framptons Planning applied to South Kesteven District Council for outline planning permission to build 81 new homes in a former limestone quarry.

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Former A1 Travelodge at Colsterworth to be a McDonald’s restaurant

The former site of a Travelodge and Little Chef on the A1 at Colsterworth is to become a McDonald’s restaurant.

South Kesteven District Council has given permission for the restaurant which will be sited near the junction with the A151 and next to Colsterworth Services.

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Five year fight to return Castle Bytham shop ends

Castle Bytham will soon have its own shop for the first time in more than five years.

A community-owned company that will run the venture has gained planning approval from South Kesteven District Council for a simpler and cheaper design for the building on land opposite 39 and 41 Station Road, by the site of a former quarry.

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Easter 2017 Bank Holiday bin collections

Collections are as usual on Friday 14 April. All collections during the week commencing Monday 17 April will be one day later than normal due to the Bank Holiday.

Waste needs to be available at the edge of your property by 7.30am on the day of collection.

More information at www.southkesteven.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=12002.

Changes to waste collections in South Kesteven over Christmas period

SKDC logoWaste collections will take place a day later over the festive period in South Kesteven.

This means there will be no bin collections on Boxing Day or Monday, January 2 and all collections will be 24 hours later than normal each day during the two weeks.

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