Labour's Sadiq Khan has been declared the new Mayor of London despite a last-minute fall in his lead over rival Zac Goldsmith. Khan is now the capital's first ever Muslim mayor and the first Labour mayor since Ken Livingstone's defeat in 2008.
The Housing and Planning Bill is currently making progress through the House of Lords, as part of a Government effort to address the current housing shortage and assist local authorities in meeting their housing targets.
The Local Plan process for Cheshire East has been a long
and winding road. After examination, the plan was suspended by inspector
Stephen Pratt in 2014 to allow further work to be carried out, the Council is
now proposing to resubmit
its application in June.