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Old June 28th, 2011, 08:20 PM   #1
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Dental Hospital | Pebble Mill (Pebble Mill Road / Bristol Road) 5fl | U/C

Planning app due the end of this month but we might as well have the thread ready

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http://www.bhamcommunity.nhs.uk/news...ntal-hospital/
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Old June 28th, 2011, 08:38 PM   #2
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so this is at the back of the site... so what are they planning for the front of the site?!?!?
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Old June 28th, 2011, 08:42 PM   #3
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If my experience of Dentists is anything to go by, a huge great big till.
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Old June 28th, 2011, 08:50 PM   #4
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and yet you could still rebuild 'me' on the site just with a smaller car park!
This is being built on the site of the staff creche.

The front of the site is still the proposed science park...
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Old June 28th, 2011, 09:27 PM   #5
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This is how it sits into the site



and the indicative plans for the science park. With this Dental Hospital being where Block B is on this plan.


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Old June 28th, 2011, 10:49 PM   #6
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Option 3 please...good, ok let's get on with it!
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Old June 28th, 2011, 10:52 PM   #7
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Option 3 please...good, ok let's get on with it!
That's the option that's not happening, we're getting the Dental Hospital now!

Looks good though, the faster this moves, the faster the city centre gets redeveloped.
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Old June 29th, 2011, 02:06 AM   #8
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Well even if they did, the entrance to the BBC site had to have the verge lowered for OB vans to get in and out of the yard, bet that remains for years to come.
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so this is at the back of the site... so what are they planning for the front of the site?!?!?
It's the Circle Health private hospital.

2009/03738/PA

http://eplanning.birmingham.gov.uk/N...rod_DC_PLANAPP
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news to me but thanks.... so this looks like its less about science part but more about niche medical work... still it brings high paid workers into the area and supports the work of the university id assume?!?!?
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It was mentioned on this thread http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showth...=557810&page=3
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Old June 30th, 2011, 05:39 PM   #12
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does anyone know who to contact if i wanted to film on the current derelict site of the old pebble mill studio
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Try Calthorpe Estates, they should own the land, or at least know who owns it.
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Old June 30th, 2011, 10:10 PM   #14
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does anyone know who to contact if i wanted to film on the current derelict site of the old pebble mill studio
Birmingham have a film office to make things like this easier http://www.filmbirmingham.co.uk/ i think it is.
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Old July 1st, 2011, 10:39 PM   #15
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How ironic is that??? If it wasn't so funny you'd cry.
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Old July 6th, 2011, 08:28 PM   #16
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Movement for this?

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Application Number 2011/04315/PA
Application Type Demolition Determination
Site Address Pebble Mill Playing Fields (Off Eastern Road and adjacent to the Bourn Brook) Birmingham B5
Proposal Demolition of building
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Old September 1st, 2011, 02:37 AM   #17
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Well a little later than they suggested but here's the app

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Land at Former Pebble Mill Studios Pebble Mill Road/Bristol Road Edgbaston Birmingham B5 7QQ Erection of Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry, with associated research & development and teaching facilities, ancillary office and support facilities, access, parking and landscaping. Outline consent is sought for 16,000 sqm gross internal floorspace (three to six storeys), with all matters Reserved.

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Old September 1st, 2011, 10:07 AM   #18
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shame its only outline and that we havent really got much more detail than what we've already seen but hey, this is progress....
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Although I'm happy to see something being built on the Pebble Mill site, isn't it a bit inaccessible for the dental hospital. Sure it's fine by car, but not exactly convenient for anyone travelling by train from other parts of the city. I don't really know much about how people go to and from the current dental hospital but it seems there are more transport options in a more central location. Anyone know how they might address this? Just tell people to get a taxi from the station?
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Old September 1st, 2011, 10:35 PM   #20
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What's going to happen to this one on St Chad's Queensway?

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