Planning for the Future

Update: September 2021 Following the recent government reshuffle the Housing, Communities & Local Government Minister, Robert Jenrick MP has been replaced by Michael Gove. Why? It looks likely that the new planning proposals developed under Mr. Jenrick did for his immediate governmental career. They were not popular with many of us as they reduced the… Continue reading Planning for the Future

Thoughts on the Pandemic

I will list the topics at the top of page and you can then scroll down to find the topic you’re interested in. 1. Do masks help? 2. How we measure risk: Do masks help? Cultural differences are always interesting, and I’m defining culture as ‘the way we do things around here’. One such difference… Continue reading Thoughts on the Pandemic

A Non-Material Minor Adjustment

Bowes gate Development (20/1406N) This is an application to make a ‘minor adjustment’ to the original application.(15/1666N). This application was for 11 dwellings to include affordable housing ‘on-site’. Now the developers wish to ‘transfer’ the affordable housing to the development next to the medical centre off Vicarage lane. Let’s remind ourselves of the consent given… Continue reading A Non-Material Minor Adjustment

Duchy have a new development (19/3767N)

Update October 2020 Duchy make a hurried return! Yes folks, Duchy Homes are back in charge of the development to the east of Bunbury Lane. This development is now being referred to as Cardamine Gardens. The five’ Affordable’ houses have been acquired by Guinness Partnership and the remaining 10 houses are already being snapped-up. Update… Continue reading Duchy have a new development (19/3767N)

New Housing site identified for development.

Update Jan 2020 – application withdrawn. Update September 30th 2019 No progress on this development. While only a small site of 7 proposed dwellings, it has provoked a considerable number of objections. The original decision date has moved away the last being in July although the date for last comments was August. Odd. Nonetheless we… Continue reading New Housing site identified for development.

Further Developments on Oak Gardens

Up da te September 30th 2019 A pplication 16/2010N continues to struggle with the reserved matters. These are being dealt with under application 19/3992N and 19/3985D . A number of reports from CE officers have been added during September. 1 . PROW troubles continue with several errors and corrections being made to get the design… Continue reading Further Developments on Oak Gardens

Parish Council Notes 2019

  Please note that the agenda for each Parish Council can be viewed on the official PC website here  The minutes of each meeting are also available on the same web page. Our service is ‘unofficial’ but much quicker! From our Parish Council correspondent: Please note that each month the latest update will appear at the… Continue reading Parish Council Notes 2019