Cobthorn Way

Wrington Lane – Temporary Closure for Gas Mains Works

Wrington Lane – Temporary Closure for Gas Mains Works

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

NORTH SOMERSET DISTRICT COUNCIL have issued this formal notice of intention of temporary closure of Wrington Lane for a period of 6 weeks at any time from 27 March over a period of 18 months for gas works. WRINGTON LANE, CONGRESBURY, NORTH SOMERSET (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF USE BY VEHICLES) ORDER […]

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Villagers angry at lack of consultation

Villagers angry at lack of consultation

Friday, January 27, 2017

Congresbury residents living on and near Wrington Lane are furious that North Somerset Council has not written to them about a proposal to make the road even narrower than it is at present. They want to be given the chance to comment formally on a last-minute road amendment from Gladman […]

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CRAG & The Fight Against Sprawl

CRAG & The Fight Against Sprawl

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) met recently to talk about the three development schemes within the village – as well as related topics. The formation of a multi-village alliance was high on the agenda. It was reported that representatives from eight village action groups – Banwell, Churchill, Claverham, Congresbury, Langford, […]

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CRAG: Could there be Romano-British archaeology on Sunley development site?

CRAG: Could there be Romano-British archaeology on Sunley development site?

Monday, April 25, 2016

Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) has vowed to keep a close watch on the development on land off Cobthorn Way. Outline planning permission for Sunley Estate’s 38 houses was approved by North Somerset Council, after the company reduced the number from 54. But several key questions – like maintenance of […]

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Revised Cobthorn Way development plan approved

Revised Cobthorn Way development plan approved

Friday, April 15, 2016

North Somerset Council has approved the building of 38 houses on land off Cobthorn Way, Congresbury and a development of three houses opposite the village garden centre. In February, the council’s planning committee rejected the Cobthorn Way scheme for 54 houses from developers Sunley Estates. That sent the firm back […]

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Sunley revise their plans for Cobthorn Way

Sunley revise their plans for Cobthorn Way

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Members of North Somerset Council’s planning committee are to be asked to approve a revised development scheme for Cobthorn Way, Congresbury. Originally, the scheme to build 54 houses on land off Wrington Lane was rejected by the district council’s planning committee. Now developer Sunley Estates has resubmitted the plan and […]

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CRAG – Keep the banner flying!

CRAG – Keep the banner flying!

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) is planning a public meeting in the next few weeks to keep the democratic banner flying in the village. A public meeting would let residents know the current situation with development schemes – and keep members of the group in touch with public opinion. Formed […]

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