Virtual Special Planning Applications Committee Wednesday 22nd July

A Special Virtual Meeting of Darlington Borough Council’s Planning Applications Committee will be held on Wednesday 22nd July at 1.30 consider the following planning applications in Middleton St. George.

20/000104/FUL.   Change of use from storage (Use Class B8) to shop (Use Class A1) including installation of new shop front, windows and doors.  Building adjoining 16, Station Terrace, Middleton St. George.
20/00258/FUL.  Change of use to form outdoor paved seating area to front and installation of ventilation/extraction equipment to side elevation (Part retrospective application – outdoor paving area (Additional information received 24th June 2020).  Devonport Hotel, 16-18 The Front, Middleton One Row.
In accordance with Local Authorities and Police and Crime Panels (Coronavirus) (Flexibility of Local Authority and Police and Crime Panel Meetings) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020, this meeting will be held on a virtual basis.
Members of the Public can view a live stream of the meeting at:
Due to the changes made surrounding meetings during the Coronavirus pandemic, please note the following changes to the Planning Protocol:
a. That the Applicant may attend but will not be permitted to make a  presentation to Committee, and just be there to answer questions.
b. That, following the publication of the Agenda/Reports, the Applicant and Supporters/Objectors may submit a statement in writing up to 1.30pm on the Tuesday prior to the meeting, which will either be circulated to Committee Members or read out by the Planning Officer at the meeting. Any statements should be submitted to the Planning Services Team, Room 401, Town Hall, Feethams, Darlington, DL1 5QT, or via email to
c. That people may approach their Ward Members (who are allowed to attend the meeting) and request that they put their views to Committee.