Update on planning decision

*Motorway Service Areas: You may have seen from newspaper reports that a fresh bid for much smaller services at Junction 4 of the M42 has been announced prior to a public consultation event. The new site is 1/6 the size of that proposed at Catherine-de-Barnes. More...

Motorway Service Area

You may recall that another application is underway by a developer intending to build a Motorway Service Area on the M42 between Hampton and Catherine de Barnes. The application is likely to be heard by SMBC planning committee on 27th April and objections will be...

STOP PRESS – PROPOSED M42 MOTORWAY SERVICE AREA (MSA)

If you haven’t already written to SMBC about the proposed Motorway Service Area (MSA) near Catherien-de-Barnes we urge you and your neighbours to do so now as a matter of urgency. As far as we know the application will be heard by the Planning Committee on the...

Motorway Service Station Update

The formal planning application for a Motorway Service Station on green belt land in the Meriden Gap between Solihull Road and the M42 was submitted to SMBC some months ago however a decision was deferred by Highways England pending further work on the highways...