Strongvox

CRAG – Strongvox to appeal against planning refusal

CRAG – Strongvox to appeal against planning refusal

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Congresbury’s influential action group – CRAG – is calling on residents to stand up to another speculative development scheme. This time it’s an appeal by Strongvox to build 24 houses on a green field site off Brinsea Road. The site, opposite the field where Barratts suffered a notable defeat two […]

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CRAG: Fight to save land east of Brinsea from developers

CRAG: Fight to save land east of Brinsea from developers

Monday, August 7, 2017

Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) is marshalling its forces to defend the village from another inappropriate development scheme. Developer Strongvox hopes to build 24 houses on a field to the east of Brinsea Road, behind Venus Street and Nomis Park. The plan was rejected by Congresbury Parish Council. North Somerset […]

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CRAG awaits news on Nomis Park archaeology survey

CRAG awaits news on Nomis Park archaeology survey

Friday, November 11, 2016

CRAG is keeping a close watch on archaeology work on the field off Brinsea Road behind Nomis Park. Developer Strongvox is considering a plan for 24 houses on the site, but because of the proximity to earlier finds of Roman kilns, North Somerset Council (NSC) is carrying out an archeological […]

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Proposed Strongvox development in Sandford

CRAG: Sandford development could increase traffic through Congresbury

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Congresbury Residents Action Group has expressed its extreme disappointment at the result of the public inquiry into development at Sandford. The neighbouring village is set to have 118 new houses following the outcome of a public inquiry in August. After two months, inspector David Richards granted outline planning permission for […]

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Rare Greater Horseshoe Bats at risk from developers

Rare Greater Horseshoe Bats at risk from developers

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Evidence of one of Britain’s rarest bats – the Greater Horseshoe – has been recorded on the edge of a Congresbury field that is up for housing development. Developers Strongvox have applied for planning permission to erect 24 houses on the field on the east side of Brinsea Road. In […]

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CRAG: Deadline extended as public meeting discusses development plans

CRAG: Deadline extended as public meeting discusses development plans

Friday, September 9, 2016

Congresbury’s strong community spirit was demonstrated again when residents gathered to hear about the latest development scheme for the village. Around 70 people packed the Methodist Hall to hear from Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) and local authority representatives. CRAG secretary Viv Tomkinson told the meeting that the main subject […]

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CRAG to hold public meeting in response to Strongvox application

CRAG to hold public meeting in response to Strongvox application

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) is to hold a public meeting next month to decide how to respond to another building application on land off Brinsea Road. The scheme for 24 houses on land behind Venus Street, is proposed by developer Strongvox,. The firm already has the green light to […]

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