Rutland County Council delays decision on The Horseshoe Inn plans

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A decision on whether a brewery should be given the go-ahead to turn a pub into a convenience store has been deferred.

Everards is hoping to convert The Horseshoe Inn, in Braunston Road, Oakham, into a shop because of falling trade.

Councillors were recommended by planning officers to approve its application, but at a development control and licensing committee meeting on Tuesday, they decided to defer the decision because of questions over the planned design of the front of the building. To see the plans, visit