Planning application 2007/0172

A previous (unsuccessful) attempt to get permission to build on this site

Over 30 years ago, in April 1972, application 261/72 was submitted to planners to build a "housing estate" on the fields that are once more under threat.

The planning authority REFUSED the application on the following grounds:

(There was also an issue related to proposed surface water drainage at the site.)

Every one of the above reasons 1 - 5 is still valid today - probably more so than ever!