Venus Street

CRAG: Strongvox hearing – Report by John Mills

CRAG: Strongvox hearing – Report by John Mills

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

More than 25 supporters of Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) turned up for the official hearing into the Strongvox scheme to build 24 houses on land off Brinsea Road. The hearing at the Royal Hotel, Weston, also drew members of the village Parish Council and district councillor Tom Leimdorfer. Planning […]

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The field behind Venus Street

CRAG: Call to attend Strongvox appeal meeting in WSM

Monday, November 13, 2017

Congresbury residents action group (CRAG) is calling for people to attend the appeal by developer Strongvox against the refusal by North Somerset Council of their application to build 24 houses in a Brinsea Road field south of Venus Street. The hearing is due to start at 10am on Tuesday 21 […]

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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: 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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CRAG – New development threat from Strongvox

CRAG – New development threat from Strongvox

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) is calling on its supporters to oppose a new development threat on the south side of the village. CRAG’s committee decided to oppose the plan for 24 buildings on land off Brinsea Road behind Venus Street, on similar grounds used to defend the village from […]

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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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