Friday, 20 October 2017

Appeal against refusal for seven self-build houses

Appeal against refusal for seven self-build houses

A MAN is appealing after his application for seven “self-build” houses in Peppard was refused planning permission. Paul Quinney wants to develop a two-acre plot at Kingwood Farm, near the former Borocourt Hospital off Wyfold Lane, saying it will...

New house plan approved

New house plan approved

PLANS to demolish a property in Sonning Common and build a house in its place have been approved by South Oxfordshire District Council’s planning committee. Clive Court can now build the two-storey house with four bedrooms and two parking spaces at...
Flats plan rejected

Flats plan rejected

PLANS to turn a former antiques shop in Wargrave into four homes have been refused permission. Wargrave Antiques in High Street closed last year when owner John Connell retired due to ill-health. His family wanted to convert it into flats because they...
House plan rejected

House plan rejected

A COUPLE from Gallowstree Common have failed with two planning appeals to build a house on their land. Jensen and Bonnie Langford, of Horsepond Road, had submitted two applications, one for permission to convert an outbuilding into a two-bedroom house...
Parking fee faces chop

Parking fee faces chop

A £1-A-DAY parking charge at evenings and weekends could be scrapped after little more than a year. Wokingham Borough Council introduced the fee at all its car parks, including School Lane, Wargrave, on Sundays, bank holidays and from 6pm to 8am,...

Council backs new classroom

PARISH councillors have backed plans for a £25,000 outdoor classroom at Crazies Hill Primary School. The school has applied for ...

Plan committee

EIGHTEEN people have been appointed to the Kidmore End neighbourhood development plan steering committee. The committee is chaired by ...

Residents urged to oppose development in green belt

RESIDENTS of Wargrave are being urged to support a campaign against plans to build thousands of new homes on green belt land. The ...

Mayor bids for award

Mayor bids for award

THE Mayor of Henley could be named Britain’s best young councillor. Kellie Hinton is one of three finalists in the category of the ...

Neighbours fail to prevent development of three homes

PLANS for three new five-bedroom homes in a Henley street have been approved despite opposition from residents and town councillors. ...

Park to be made more secure to deter vandalism

THE entrance to a park in Sonning Common is to be redesigned to make it safer and more secure. The parish council will spend about £6,...

Bins could warn speeding drivers to slow down

RESIDENTS of Woodcote could be issued with stickers to put on their wheelie bins in a bid to deter drivers from speeding. The parish ...

Playground redesign

DESIGNS for a new playground at Makins recreation ground in Henley are to be put on public display. Four companies applied to the town ...

Council to extend bus grant

HENLEY Town Council could pay to retain the town’s bus services until the spring. It has already put £9,000 towards the cost of ...

Are you on register?

RESIDENTS of Wargrave, Crazies Hill and Charvil are being urged to ensure their details are up to date on the electoral register. ...

Commuters delayed by pipe work

Commuters delayed by pipe work

COMMUTERS faced delays getting into Henley due to gas pipe replacement work this week. Temporary traffic lights will be in place for ...

Councillors to agree 900m of riverbank and mooring repairs

THOUSANDS of pounds could be spent on repairing more than 900 metres of riverbank in Henley. The town council is looking for ...

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