Everton hope to be given planning permission, for land which they paid £22m for, next year
We are further away than we were with Kirkby.
We are closer than we were last year.
The statement "It's as far away as it's ever been" is demonstrably untrue.
I share your reticence about getting carried away over this. With it being the 4th time the issue has arisen it's hard to think of it as a done deal.
It's futher along than Johnsons Kirkby dream.
It's pretty much at a similar stage as Kings dock (plans deffo held back awaiting yesterdays decision)
It's not as far as Kenwrights Kirkby dream
The only thing worrying me is that the guarantor deal hasn't been signed off.