PROPOSALS to create an extension and new fencing at a nursery premises have been drawn up.

A planning application has been submitted for Early Learners Nursery, on Irwin Road, Sutton.

The plans include for a single-storey side extension, new drop kerb with hardstanding and a new 1.8 metre high wire mesh fencing. 

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The application states that the number of parking spaces at the site will go from seven to 11, with a disability space and five cycle spaces in addition.

Plans state the nursery currently has 16 full-time and four part-time staff members and that this will increase to 18 full-time and six part-time upon completion. 

The plans are on standard consultation to the public until Wednesday, November 29.

A decision by council planners is expected on the application by January 3, 2024.