Nursery expansion approved by council

Blackpool Town Hall
Blackpool Town Hall
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Proposals to allow a nursery to cater for up to 25 children have been approved by town hall planners.

An application for the scheme was made retrospectively by the kindergarten on Dunes Avenue in South Shore following complaints the upper floor was being used as nursery accommodation without the relevant permission.

Blackpool Council’s planning committee approved the move after hearing it was not considered it would have a significant impact on the surrounding area.

The proposal is for the use of the first floor as an extension to the existing children’s day nursery at ground floor and an increase in number of children from 15 to 25 at any one session.