Friday, February 23, 2018 Editor 3

The application process for the land north of London Road is slowly creeping along and last night the development committee was asked to consider the “access, appearance, landscaping, layout and scale in relation to phase 1 of the approved outline application.” This application will always be a contentious issue and […]

Land North of London Road

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Editor 0

Phase 1 of Land North of London Road will come before development committee on Thursday 22nd February to discuss the reserved matters. We expect it to be a lively debate with it being such a contentious proposal with local residents – why not come along and see for yourself. The […]

“North Of London Road” – Where Are We Now?

Saturday, August 26, 2017 admin 8

As long-time readers will know, we OPPOSED building on green fields in the West Rayleigh / Rawreth area. But after some bitter battles in the council chamber, we lost the vote, and development is slowly but surely going ahead. Countryside Developments already have ‘outline’ permission on their large site between […]

More Info On The Countryside Application

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 admin 4

The application from Countryside for “North of London Road” can now be found on the council website. The reference number is 17/00578/REM and you should be able to see it by following this link.  We have asked the council to put a link on the front of the council website. […]

Countryside Update Their Website…

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 admin 1

Countryside have updated their website following the granting of planning permission for their site. Nothing too startling, though they promise consultation on the next stages: …The masterplan takes its cues from traditional local styles and now that outline consent has been granted, Countryside will start consultation with the Council and […]

“North Of London Road” Application Recommended For Approval

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 admin 18

The officers report for the meeting on September 30th can be downloaded here. (1001kb) It is 122 pages long, so Ron Oatham and Chris Black have a lot of reading to do…. Officers are recommending approval, with 40 conditions.. This is the second application – the first was refused in […]

How To Find The New Countryside Application

Monday, June 15, 2015 admin 0

The District Council Website isn’t the easiest to navigate. To find the latest big planning application from Countryside – for housing “North of London Road”: Go to the Council website at Then select “Planning” from the menu on the left side of the screen. Then select “Planning Appications” Then […]