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Here we go again …

You have probably already seen the article in this week’s Wymondham and Attleborough Mercury telling us that Fleur Developments have resubmitted plans for development of Hethersett Paddock. This time the planning permission is for 22 houses, 5 less than they … Continue reading

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Heathfields and more

So the new development near the waterpower is called Heathfields – ironic seeing as its covering more fields. Building is underway but at least the road is getting a much-needed pathway. Which brings us on to the recent issues around … Continue reading

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Planning application for Hethersett Paddock – objections by 20 August

Back in February we highlighted the consultation evening for the proposed development of 25 houses on Hethersett Paddock off Queen’s Road http://hethersett-ourway.org.uk/2014/02/08/consultation-on-more-development-in-hethersett/. The development obviously raises concerns over the impact of additional traffic on Queen’s Road and Great Melton Road, … Continue reading

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Consultation – proposed changes to requirement to improve roads – respond by 20 June

We were concerned this week to hear that Hethersett Land (the people granted planning permission to build on the land north of Hethersett) has submitted a “non-material amendment” to the conditions of the planning permission. What does this mean? As usual, the … Continue reading

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Consultation on more development in Hethersett

We’ve received the following notification today about a “public consultation” about proposed development of 25 properties on the paddock on Queen’s Road in Hethersett. Let’s go along and find out more – potentially this puts further pressure on roads and … Continue reading

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Councillors for Hire?

Sadly in the same week as Hethersett received a Big Society award, this article appeared in The Telegraph as part of their investigation into Councillors for hire. To quote the article: “Indigo Public Affairs’s strategy for obtaining planning permission is … Continue reading

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Hethersett receives Prime Minister’s Big Society award!

As I may have mentioned before … I grew up in Hethersett from age 5 to 25 and moved back in recent years. So I am immensely proud of Hethersett for being the first village in the UK to receive … Continue reading

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