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Double Boost for Village Hall / Community Centre

Double Boost for Village Hall / Community Centre

Monday, December 1, 2014

Plans for a new village hall and community centre for Congresbury have taken a step forward with £30,000 funding to help submit a planning application by next March. The money comes from the Homes and Community Agency, for a new building on the George V playing fields. The funding is […]

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St Andrew’s School 2014 Christmas Fair – Fri 5th Dec

St Andrew’s School 2014 Christmas Fair – Fri 5th Dec

Monday, December 1, 2014

St Andrew’s School Christmas Fair is taking place on Fri 5th Dec from 5 pm. All the usual fun with craft stalls, tombola, raffles, children’s stalls, mince pies, teas, coffees, chips, and a visit from Father Christmas. Stalls cost just £10 plus a donation for the raffle. Please contact Antonia […]

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Sunley Estates CRAG

Sunley Estates CRAG

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Congresbury residents action group (CRAG) is turning its sights on the north end of the village to fend off the attempted development by Sunley Estates. The firm of London developers want to build 70 houses on land at Cobthorn Way. Like the Barratts scheme, this is on land outside the […]

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CRAG – More cons against Barratts

CRAG – More cons against Barratts

Friday, November 14, 2014

More evidence – if any were needed – against Barratts’ plan for 80 houses behind Silver Street, comes from reports from two influential bodies responsible for drainage and for the visual environment. Both reports reject the development from their special perspectives. North Somerset Levels Internal Drainage Board has written to […]

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An Oompah Night – Sat 15th Nov

An Oompah Night – Sat 15th Nov

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Back by popular demand – Congresbury Youth Partnership and Sam Hurst’s Expedition to Nepal with Outposts are proud to present… An Oompah Night When: Sat 15th Nov, 7:30pm Where Congresbury Scout Hut What: Live Oompah Band & Two Course Meal Tickets: £12 each – over 18s only. Tickets available from St […]

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Barratts entered for Golden Bull award

Barratts entered for Golden Bull award

Saturday, November 8, 2014

As a result of their efforts to convince Congresbury residents that they need a huge housing development outside the village fence, Barratts are in line for a national award. Not that it’s the kind of award the firm would put on their glossy brochures…because they have been nominated for a […]

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Cobthorn Way – Latest threat from developers

Cobthorn Way – Latest threat from developers

Thursday, November 6, 2014

The latest threat to Congresbury comes from a property company that wants to build 70 houses in the north end of the village. A public “consultation” organised by the firm, is scheduled for 2pm at the Old School Rooms, Tuesday 18 November. CRAG  (Congresbury Residents Action Group) having raised public […]

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