Category Archives: Planning

Linden Homes Breach Best Methods of Practice

The Linden Homes best methods of practice document for The Balk, Pocklington appears to be coming back to haunted them given their current failures. The document was lodged with ERYC Planning as a requirement to proceed with the original development … Continue reading

Posted in Planning, Pocklington

Millers Retreat – March 2019 Update

As numerous residents on the Millers Retreat, Pocklington have raised concerns with me and requested my assistance, yesterday I met with a group of the residents. I now have a full understanding of the concerns. To move the situation forward … Continue reading

Posted in Planning, Pocklington

Kirkland Street/George’s Place Development

Last Thursday the developer of the Kirkland Street/George’s Place Development contacted me to discuss new proposals for the site. The development recently had an appeal refused after my objection to the original application. It was for 8 one bed apartments and … Continue reading

Posted in Planning, Pocklington

Prison – Kick Into Election Long Grass

I note with interest that there is an attempt to kick the application for a new Full Sutton prison into the long grass until after the ERYC election on 2 May. Various avenues are currently being deployed. While others are … Continue reading

Posted in Planning

Pocklington Provincial Tories – Confused About Planning

Residents have contacted me regards a leaflet received from Pocklington Provincial Conservatives. It appears that the Tories do not know which day it is when discussing planning. First they claim “..committed to fight large planning applications … Pocklington Provincial”. They … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Planning, Pocklington

Millers Retreat Children’s Play Area – Footpath Request

For reasons unknown Linden Homes have failed to put a footpath into the Millers Retreat children’s play area. Without a footpath the play area will become a mud bath. I have requested Linden Homes to lay a footpath not only … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Planning, Pocklington

Millers Retreat Childrens Play Area – Dog Poo

Yesterday I  requested ERYC to introduce a Dog Exclusion Area for the play area to mirror the Dog Exclusion Area on Broadmanor. Today I am requesting Linden Homes do their bit by removing the litter bins to outside the play … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Planning, Pocklington

Linden Homes – Busy With Works

I am pleased to confirm that over the past two weeks Linden Homes have been doing the required preparation to lay the road on their estate in Pocklington. I am informed that the surface will be laid next week. There … Continue reading

Posted in Planning, Pocklington, Roads

Wheelwright Close Development – Breaching Planning Consent

The Land West Of Little Mead, Main Street Sutton Upon Derwent at the end of Wheelwright Close is currently been developed for the erection of three dwellings. The Notice of Decision clearly states The Construction Management Plan states “All vehicle movements to and from … Continue reading

Posted in Planning, Sutton Upon Derwent

ERYC Planning Request FSSPC To Correct Information

Having previously raised the issue of Full Sutton and Skirpenbeck Parish Council circulating false/misleading information regards the new prison application I am pleased to see that this morning ERYC Head of Planning Stephen Hunt sent an email to FSSPC in an … Continue reading

Posted in Planning