Year: 2017

Foxley Oaks Public Inquiry Starts Today

The Planning Inspectorate public inquiry for the Foxley Oaks (reference: APP/R0335/W/17/3177088) development (an out-line planning application for 350 homes on Murrell Hill) begins today on December the 5th, the inquiry will be held at the Bracknell Forest Council offices (address below) and could potentially run for a week or more until a decision is reached.… Read more Foxley Oaks Public Inquiry Starts Today

The Second Bracknell Forest Rights of Way Improvement Plan

Murrell Hill (specifically Pockets Copse) and other areas of Binfield Village enjoy several footpaths with protected public right-of-way; Bracknell Forest Borough Council is looking to reinforce the protection of these routes and manage them by means of a public consultation. Public comments are due by the 4th of October 2017. To view the full consultation… Read more The Second Bracknell Forest Rights of Way Improvement Plan

Foxley Oaks Planning Appeal Now Live – Your Comments are Important!

The appeal for the Foxley Oaks development on Murrell Hill has now been processed by the Government Planning Inspectorate with a reference of APP/R0335/W/17/3177088. You can the appeal by following this link: https://acp.planninginspectorate.gov.uk/ViewCase.aspx?CaseID=3177088&CoID=0 Your comments are important Comments from interested parties (that includes residents) are due by the 17th of August 2017 so its vitally… Read more Foxley Oaks Planning Appeal Now Live – Your Comments are Important!

Foxley Oaks – Planning Appeal

As previously mentioned the Foxley Oaks planning application (16/01196/OUT) has now gone to appeal. Its estimated that the appeal will be heard by the Planning Inspectorate towards the end of 2017. We will endeavour to keep everyone updated on the process of this appeal. How are appeals determined? In general, appeals are determined on the same… Read more Foxley Oaks – Planning Appeal

Foxley Oaks: Wokingham SANG Approved

Wokingham District Council have Approved the change of use application for the Foxley Oaks SANG which is actually based on the other side of Binfield Road within the town boundary of Wokingham (Hurst) rather than Bracknell (Binfield). Sadly this will undoubtedly add substantial weight to the developers appeal. Dear Sir/Madam Application No: 163396 Location:  Land… Read more Foxley Oaks: Wokingham SANG Approved

Residents Transport Objection Report

Transport Objection to Proposed Foxley Produced by Railton TPC Ltd. on behalf of the residents of Binfield. Note: The traffic data-tables will be added shortly.. 1. INTRODUCTION 1.1. This report has been prepared on behalf of local residents in relation to transport information submitted to Bracknell Forest Borough Council in support of a proposed development… Read more Residents Transport Objection Report

Foxley Oaks Goes to Planning Inspectorate Appeal

Willson Developments have requested that the Foxley Oaks development goes to Planning Inspectorate Appeal (Reference 17/00021/NON) due to the application taking more than 8 weeks to be decided, even though they themselves have been dragging their feet with the appropriate documentation, it feels like they are playing a game with our council. We can only… Read more Foxley Oaks Goes to Planning Inspectorate Appeal

Wilson Developments Response to Public Objections

We write on behalf of our clients, Willson Developments Ltd., in relation to the above application in response to the objections raised by the general public to the outline planning application for a residential based development at Land South of Foxley Lane, Binfield. Please note that we have categorised the objections under sub-headings as indicated… Read more Wilson Developments Response to Public Objections

The clear dangers of HGV’s using Foxley Lane

I had totally forgotten the chaos of lorries turning into Foxley Lane at the Terrace Road junction and negotiating the bend; This morning a 12 wheeler aggregate lorry (like the one pictured) just used total luck to negotiate the blind bend as it straddled both lanes.. It’s amazing there were no serious accidents when the small… Read more The clear dangers of HGV’s using Foxley Lane

Wilson Developments – Heritage Response

Wilson Developments have responded to the Heritage Consultation stating that that because Whitehouse Farm Cottage is surrounded by foliage it is shielded from the rest of Murrell Hill and its setting its NOT a consideration because the “the public benefits of the proposals are considered to outweigh the less than substantial harm to Whitehouse Farm Cottage”… Read more Wilson Developments – Heritage Response