Sunley

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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Committee rejects Sunley development scheme

Committee rejects Sunley development scheme

Thursday, February 11, 2016

A twin assault on the Sunley development scheme for 54 houses on land off Cobthorn Way, Congresbury, saw North Somerset’s planning committee ignore the advice of their officers – a vote to reject outline planning permission. First up was CRAG’s Susan Hibberd, who lives in Wrington Lane. She addressed members […]

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Housing Proposals Public Meeting: Report

Housing Proposals Public Meeting: Report

Monday, February 1, 2016

Around 80 residents of Congresbury heard a range of reasons why they should object to the plan to build 50 houses on land off Wrington Lane. The voices against land agents Gladman, who have applied for planning permission, were heard at a public meeting organised by Congresbury Residents Action Group […]

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Kindest village

Kindest village

Monday, January 25, 2016

Dubbed Britain’s kindest village recently, Congresbury in North Somerset is still on the receiving end of some very unkind attention. Currently, the village is on the hit list of three firms of building developers wanting to take advantage of the tranquil surroundings – and the glitch in the planning process. […]

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