Planning applications lodged with the council this week.

THE following planning applications have been registered in Stranraer and The Rhins Area Planning Office:

KIRKCOLM, Glenside Farm (NGR 202901 566386, NGR 202896 566336), erection of two wind turbines (15.9m high to hub, 19.5m high to blade tip); agent VG Energy Ltd; applicant Mr A Drummond (12/P/1/0115).

WHAUPHILL, Blairshinnoch (NGR 236813 546988, NGR 236905 546938), erection of two wind turbines (20m high to hub, 28.6m high to blade tip); agent VG Energy Ltd; applicant J A Wallace & Sons (12/P/1/0116).

GLENLUCE, South Boreland, demolition of existing building and pen, erection of replacement agricultural building; agent Luce Bay Plant Hire; applicant Mr Ian Paterson (12/P/1/0117).

KIRKCOLM, Cairnbowie Farm (NGR 5698899 198952, NGR 570024 199002), erection of two wind turbines (32m high to hub, 45.5m high to blade tip); agent Mr Robert Jack; applicant Mr Andrew McKeown (12/P/1/0120).

STRANRAER, 1 Springfield Crescent, extension to dwellinghouse; agent Mr Clarke Preston; applicant Mr and Mrs McCormick (12/P/1/0121).

LESWALT, Merslaugh Farm, Ervie Road, construction of silage clamp; applicant Mr David Drummond (12/P/1/0122).

The following planning applications have been registered in Stewartry Area Planning Office:

DALRY, Deughwater, rural development contract – forest plan; applicant Forestry Commission (12/C/2/0013).

CASTLE DOUGLAS, Galloway Activity Centre, Loch Ken, Parton, formation of car park; applicant Galloway Activity Centre (12/P/2/0089).

CASTLE DOUGLAS, Clatteringshaws House, Galloway Forest Park, alterations to visitor centre; agent Charlotte Newton; applicant Forestry Commission Scotland (12/P/2/0115).

CASTLE DOUGLAS, Castle Douglas Health Centre, Academy Street, demolition of health centre building, erection of six semi-detached dwellinghouses, formation of access, parking and turning areas and landscaping works; agent Mr David Reilly; applicant I B F Property Limited (12/P/2/0116).

GATEHOUSE OF FLEET, Glenavon, Digby Street, installation of replacement windows; agent Marc A Henkelmann Esq; applicant Mr and Mrs Sinclair (12/P/2/0119).

CASTLE DOUGLAS, St Johns Church, Abercromby Road, change of use of redundant church to artist’s studio, formation of car parking and vehicular access; agent G L Shackleton; applicant Mr O Ansbro (12/P/2/0123).

CASTLE DOUGLAS, Milton of Buittle Cottage no 1, extension to front of dwellinghouse; agent Edgar Design Ltd; applicant James McCrae (12/P/2/0126).

NEW GALLOWAY, 3 and 4 Braeside, formation of access and parking area; agent Area Architect (DGHP); applicant Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (12/P/2/0127).