Venus Street

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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Venus Street development approved

Venus Street development approved

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Despite a strong and reasoned case for rejection put by Congresbury Resident Action Group’s Viv Tomkinson and district councillor Tom Leimdorfer to defer the decision, North Somerset’s planning committee decided to approve the plan for 14 houses on a field behind Venus Street. Cllr Tom Leimdorfer told the committee that […]

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CRAG makes further attempts to block Venus Street development

CRAG makes further attempts to block Venus Street development

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Congresbury Resident Action Group (CRAG) has made further attempts to block the contentious plan for new houses on land behind Venus Street and Mulberrry Road. As well as urging residents to attend Wednesday’s meeting of North Somerset Council’s planning committee to show their opposition, the action group has petitioned the […]

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Overnight Road Closure – B3133 Brinsea Road – 14-17 March 2016

Overnight Road Closure – B3133 Brinsea Road – 14-17 March 2016

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

B3133 Brinsea Road road closure from junction with Brinsea Batch to junction with Venus Street – 14-17 March between 8:00pm and 6:00am for patching work. This information was sourced from northsomerset.roadworks.org – the most comprehensive source of up-to-date information about roadworks, road closures and diversions, traffic incidents and other disruptions affecting the North […]

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The field behind Venus Street

Call to action on Venus Street development

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Congresbury Residents Action Group (CRAG) is calling on its supporters to attend next Wednesday’s session of the North Somerset planning committee. The meeting, timed to start at 2pm on Wed 9th March at Weston Town Hall, is due to decide the fate of the plan to build 14 houses on […]

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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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Venus Street Shambles

Venus Street Shambles

Monday, January 18, 2016

Residents of Congresbury are amazed and shocked after North Somerset Council’s planning committee rejected the advice of their officers and approved a new development in the village. Council planning officers had strongly hinted that the plan for 14 houses on a field behind Venus Street, would be rejected on several […]

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