Appeal Timelime

10th July 2017

We have today been advised by Elizabeth Humphrey from The Planning Inspectorate that Gascorp (West Farm) Ltd have withdrawn their Appeal, as per the following e.mail received by the Inspectorate :

"Dear Elizabeth,

Please accept this e.mail as our confirmation Gascorp (West Farm) Ltd that we wish to withdraw the above appeal.  We have notified ERYC and the Rule 6 Party of our decision.  If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact me.    Regards,  Richard Ashford"

Updated 9th March 2017

The Appeal Inquiry is scheduled to begin on Tuesday 3rd October 2017.  This is likely to be held at County Hall, Beverley but this venue has yet to be confirmed.

The Inquiry is expected to take 6 days, not counting Mondays.

Anyone can speak at the public inquiry, we will provide further information on this in the future.

Appeal No. APP/E2001/W/16/3161301

  • 17th October 2016 - Gascorp Delta Ltd submitted Statement of Case for Appeal
  • 8th December 2016 – Appeal validated by Inspectorate


APPEAL BY: Gascorp Delta Ltd
SITE AT: West Farm, Foston Lane, BEEFORD, YO25 8BQ

Start date 8/12/2016
Submission of questionnaire 22/12/2016
Deadline for comments from interested parties 19/01/2017
Submission of statement of case (Local Planning Authority) 26/01/2017
Submission of statement of case (Rule 6 Party) 07/02/2017
Submission of statement of common ground 5 September 2017
Submission of proofs of evidence 5 September 2017
Witness names and anticipated duration for:
  • opening and closing statements
  • evidence in chief
  • cross examination of other parties’ witnesses
Copy of LPA event notification letter
12 September 2017
Inquiry (time, date and venue) 10.00 on 3 October 2017 Venue TBC
Estimated number of sitting days 6
Decision issued on or before (Inspector decided cases) TBA1

There will be a site visit by the Inspectorate at some stage before the Inquiry.

As the majority of Public Inquiries in our area are held at County Hall, Beverley we assume this will also be held there but we will advise you accordingly.

Local people are encouraged to speak at Inquiries so anyone wishing to do so should contact:

Angela McKie:


Di: 07747 777793