New business to open in Southport town centre January 23rd, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments New Off Licence For West Street Southport Sefton Council have granted planning permission for an Off Licence in West Street Southport. The building will change from a Fish and Chip shop and be converted into a Off Licence. According to documents the new establishment will be open from 11.00am until 04.00 am. There will be 3 full time employees and 1 part time. Design and Access Statement Site 9 West Street, Southport, PR81QN Use of Development The site is located adjacent to an existing main street with other similar premises in the surrounding area. The proposal is to change the use of the existing Fish and Chip shop to an off licence on the ground floor. Extent of Development The development intends to utilise the existing building and retail space as an off licence. Layout of the Site The premises comprises of two storeys with at ground floor level an off licence and at basement level a storage area. Size and Scale of the Development The proposal is within a city centre area and is in keeping with the surrounding area and does not seek to over develop. The building will be compatable with the nature of buildings which are in the immediate vicinity. Landscaping There is no intention to provide any hard or soft landscaping to the proposed development as there is no immediate scope to provide such. Access The layout of the building will provide level access to the ground floor of the premises for people with disabilities. The location of the premises lends itself to easy access to all local road and bus links around the town. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!