Notice of Public Inquiry

Proposed development

The demolition of existing retail unit and associated structures; erection of buildings for a mix of use including: 333 apartments (use class C3) and communal spaces ancillary to the residential use; flexible space for use classes A1, A3, D1 and/or D2; undercroft car parking; new public realm; and associated engineering works and infrastructure.

Site address

Former B&Q, Great Stone Road, Old Trafford, Trafford M32 0YP


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Planning Inspectorate Reference


A Public Inquiry is to be held, opening on Tuesday 11th January 2022 at 10.00am. The inquiry is being live streamed and can be viewed at: The Public Inquiry will be split and held from the 11th-14th January 2022 and from the 1st February for up to 8 days at:

Council Chamber, Trafford Town Hall, Talbot Road, M32 0TH

The inquiry relates to the application ref 100400/OUT/20 to Trafford Borough Council. The decision will be made by an independent Inspector appointed by the Secretary of State.