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We have a vacancy for a Parish Councillor in the Woodham Ferrers Ward please click here for further details

LOCATION:
Horseshoe Farm Main Road Bicknacre Chelmsford Essex CM3 4EX

APPELLANT:Mr Ivor Beamon
PROPOSAL:Outline application for residential development of up to 110 dwellings, land for doctors surgery, open space, landscaping, ancillary infrastructure and means of access. (All matters reserved except access).
APPN REFERENCE:15/00046/REFUSE APPEAL REF: APP/W1525/W/15/3129306
PUBLIC INQUIRY DATE:
10 May 2016

14/01976/OUT Horseshoe Farm,
Following the appeal lodged in respect of the above site, an Inspector appointed by the Planning Inspectorate has been instructed to hold a local Inquiry into the appeal at 10.00am on 10th May 2016. It will be held at the Civic Centre, Duke Street, Chelmsford.
Every person who made a comment on the application should received a letter with the details. It is advised to attend on the 10th of May, but you can at any stage attend any day to Friday the 13th of May. Timings are set daily by the Inspector which is why you are advised to attend on the 10th of May as this is when the agenda is set.

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 Woodham Ferrers is a small village about 7.5 miles (12 km) south east of Chelmsford, located between South Woodham Ferrers and Bicknacre.  The village is served by St. Marys C of E Primary School, St. Mary’s Church, situated at the south end of the village, was recorded in the Domesday Book in 1066.

Bicknacre is approximately 4 miles (6.5 km) north of South Woodham Ferrers and 5.7 miles (9.2 km) south east of the City of Chelmsford.  The arch is all that remains of the 12th century Bicknacre Priory.  The Arch and the surrounding fields, known as Priory Fields, are looked after by a voluntary group called the Friends of Priory Fields.  The Parish has two village halls.

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IMPORTANT NOTICES

Grants available to help protect your property from surface water flooding

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Cllr Flack reported at the Parish Council Meeting of the 7th October details of the Chelmsford City Council 2021-2026 Housing Assessment and 4 areas in Bicknacre are included.  Full details at www.chelmsford.gov.uk/call-for-sites.


Woodham Ferrers & Bicknacre Parish Council took part in the pilot scheme facilitated by the Essex Association of Local Councils and we received notification of meeting the Foundation Level on 6th December 2014.  A great achievement… please see attached supporting information.  Once we have all our Councillors as elected members we can go for Quality Standard!

Notification letter from EALC see here

Supporting documentation see here

We will be applying for Quality Status in October 2015:

85/15.

Local Council Award Scheme – Application for Quality Standard

Councillors resolve that the documentation is in place and Clerk to apply in due course.

 

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WELCOME

 Any URGENT queries please call 07918-648699  

 Mrs Karen Kuderovitch – clerk@wfandbpc.org.uk

Address: c/o Woodham Ferrers Village Hall,Main Road,Woodham Ferrers,Essex, CM3 8RW

Office Hours: The Clerk is available (by appointment only please) Monday – Wednesday 9am – 3.30pm

Telephone & Emergency Number:
Office – 01245 328988
In case of emergency call : 07918 648699

For all enquiries of a non urgent nature please contact 01245 328988 or clerk@wfandbpc.org.uk


 THE PARISH COUNCIL RESOLVED NOT TO SUPPORT THE GLADMAN APPLICATION TO BUILD 110 HOUSES IN BICKNACRE.

THE FULL REPORT FROM THE PARISH COUNCIL MEETING OF 13TH JANUARY 2015  CAN BE DOWNLOADED FROM HERE


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