Waterside & Station Master Plan

The proposal to reopen Hollis Lane as far as the station car park was approved by Derbyshire County Council recently. This is almost certainly the first stage of a new through road past the station to Brimington Road and Waterside.

Watersides ‘Tweet’ about their connectivity is a bit ‘rich’ considering their poor proposals for a bridge connecting to the Trans Pennine Trail. The ‘fly through’ video produced by Whittam Cox Architects of their proposal for the station redevelopment lacks cycle infrastructure – in fact the only thing visible is cycle parking! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0FgCbR6EYLU