Gladman

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CRAG: Wrington Lane / Gladman update by John Mills

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) has learned that a number of significant changes to Wrington Lane proposed by land agents Gladman have been rejected by North Somerset Council’s highways department. This should mean that the firm faces the problems arising from its original traffic scheme – including the disputed ownership […]

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Gladman Development – Have Your Say – John Mills

Gladman Development – Have Your Say – John Mills

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

There is still time for residents to make their views known about land agent Gladman’s little wheeze to change the wording of one of the conditions of their outline planning permission for a scheme for Wrington Lane, Congresbury. Gladman applied to North Somerset for a: “Variation of condition 6 from […]

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CRAG Public Meeting – Report by John Mills

CRAG Public Meeting – Report by John Mills

Monday, November 6, 2017

At a meeting at the village Methodist Hall on Wed 1st Nov, around 70 Congresbury residents heard updates on current planning applications from members of the local action group and district councillor Tom Leimdorfer. CRAG’s Susan Hibberd reported that the Sunley development off Cobthorn Way was nearing the construction phase. […]

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CRAG responds to North Somerset Council’s call for 2,500 houses

CRAG responds to North Somerset Council’s call for 2,500 houses

Monday, July 3, 2017

CRAG has responded angrily to a planning inspector’s call for North Somerset to provide sites for 2,500 houses over the next few years. The inspector had been looking at the council’s Site Allocations Plan, which sets out housing sites needed to reach North Somerset’s housing target. But because the inspector […]

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CRAG: Celebrate with us on Tues 20th June!

CRAG: Celebrate with us on Tues 20th June!

Monday, June 19, 2017

To celebrate the decision of the planning inspector in turning down the Wrington Lane appeal, Congresbury Residents Action Committee – CRAG – is having an open session at The Plough, 7pm Tuesday 20th June. Although this is not the end of the matter, by turning down Gladman’s appeal the inspector […]

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CRAG: Win over Gladman

CRAG: Win over Gladman

Friday, June 16, 2017

Planning inspector Anne Jordan has rejected the appeal by developers to build up to 50 houses on land off Wrington Lane, Congresbury. The appeal, by land agent Gladman Developments was against North Somerset Council’s non-determination of the issue within a given time period. Ironically, the council, which had at first […]

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CRAG: Wrington Lane public inquiry

Saturday, April 1, 2017

After three and a half days of close argument – CRAG’s team at the Wrington Lane public inquiry, ably led by Peter Walton, are quietly hopeful of a positive outcome. Praise for CRAG’s efforts came from District Councillor Tom Leimdorfer who said he was immensely proud of the village. “We […]

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