Author Archives: Geoff

Judicial Review

The council’s response to our Pre Action Protocol Letter was, as expected, a refusal to withdraw their planning consent. Papers for the judicial review have now been lodged with the High Court. You can read the grounds here : Judicial Review.

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Planning Consent Granted 18 July 2019

Following the formal grant of planning consent on 18 July 2019  we have now instructed our solicitors to request a judicial review of the planning decision and so will need to collect the monies pledged towards our legal costs. If you have already made a pledge or are able to make a donation please contact […]

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Get Together on the Canal Friday 26th July

Join us for a gathering on the canal  to celebrate all that’s good about Prince’s Parade from 5-9m on Friday 26th July. We will be in the picnic area on the north bank of the canal adjacent to the canal path about 400 yards west of the Sea Road bridge and 50 yards of the […]

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Full Council Meeting 26 June 2019

At a meeting of full council on 26th June 2019 a motion was passed to withdraw the planning application and to start work on a planning application for the leisure centre at Martello Lakes. However the Monitoring Officer claims this decision is not binding on cabinet. We wait to see how Davis Monk the Leader […]

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New Public Consultation

The Addendum to the ES (Environmental Statement) has just been released for public consultation with a closing date of 22 June 2019. The notice issued by the planners is unhelpful since it does not enable you to download this massive 69 MB report. It addresses the new scheme for draining surface water into the canal. […]

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