Category Archives: Council

Castle Ward planning applications, up to 20th August

Apologies again for not having posted these weekly recently, but here are the latest applications: 131379: New fire exit and internal works, High Street. 131380: Listed building consent for 131379. 131385: Demolition of existing building, construction of three new houses, Williams Walk. 131386: Conservation area consent for 131385. 131542: Change of use from hairdressing salon […]

Fracking

I’ve had a number of residents contact me recently regarding fracking, and whether there’ll be any taking place in the Colchester area. Having looked into the issue, it looks very unlikely that there’ll be any taking place in East Anglia, as the geology of this area means it’s very unlikely to contain any shale gas […]

Castle Ward planning applications, up to 5th August

Apologies for this being a bit later than usual. 131424: Change of use from restaurant to bar/cafe and hot food takeaway, Red Lion Yard. 131508: Replacement of windows, Colchester Sixth Form College. 131524: Advertisement consent for facia signage, Culver Square. 131544: Erection of brick built shed, Lexden Road. You can make a statement in favour […]

Castle Ward planning applications, up to 26th July

Just three applications this week after a recent rush of them. 131451: Single storey side extension, Guildford Road. 131480: Construction of lift and external walkway, Colchester Central Library. 131497: Double doors from bedroom to balcony, Lexden Road. You can make a statement in favour or against any of these applications on the Council website, or […]

Castle Ward planning applications, up to 19th July

131391: Demolition of existing extension and construction of side and rear extension, Rosebery Avenue. 131400: Variation of opening hours condition, High Street. 131407: Alterations as part of change of use from office to restaurant, North Hill. 131408: Listed building consent for 131407. 131433: Demolition of modern extension, and creation of new one, Tymperleys, Trinity Street. […]

Castle Ward planning applications, up to 12th July

A number of applications this week, including a late flurry of Friday afternoon ones, hence this post being later than usual. 131004: Shop front alterations, High Street. 131103: Variation of conditions on application 112221, West Stockwell Street. 131105: Revised listed building consent for 131103. 131271: Two story rear extension, Cowdray Avenue. 131316: Variation of condition […]

Castle Ward planning applications, up to 5th July

130939: Demolition of existing building and erection of new residential properties, Priory Street. 131224: Advertisement consent for new signage, Culver Square. 131258: Listed building consent for external refurbishment, East Hill. You can make a statement in favour or against any of these applications on the Council website, or if you want to discuss it further […]

Castle Ward planning applications, up to 28th June

Just two listed building consents this week: 131208: Listed building consent for replacement window, East Hill. 131263: Listed building consent for replacement signage, High Street. You can make a statement in favour or against any of these applications on the Council website, or if you want to discuss it further with one of your councillors […]

Colchester Liberal Democrats now on Facebook

Just a short post to let people know that Colchester Liberal Democrats now have our own page on Facebook, which should have plenty of updates and discussion from our council group. If you want to like it and get updates from us, then click here and don’t forget there are also pages for Sir Bob […]

Castle Ward planning applications, up to 21st June

131028: Listed building consent for roof windows, East Hill. 131029: Consent for existing roof lights, East Hill. 131128: New canopies to the north to link buildings, St Helena School, Sheepen Road. 131203: Conversion of upper floors to flats and various alterations, High Street. 131205: Listed building application for 131203. 131213: Advertisement consent for signage, High […]