Residents were pretty happy when this picture was taken. They’re less so now. Wren Homes appealed against the refusal and won. They have submitted amended plans which will be determined on Wednesday 9th May at the Development Control Committee which starts at 7.30pm.

I sit on this committee and the role rightly calls for me to decide on the application with all of the information to hand, including representations made on the night so, as ever I go in with an open mind.

You are all welcome to come and make your feelings known. I have seen the many letters that have been sent to the Planning Department. If you want to see the officer’s report recommending that permission can be given, you can see the agenda and download the report here. See you next week.


Here is the Report from the Planning Inspectorate allowing the appeal.