Executive Committee Meetings

Executive Committee Meetings

4th February 2019

 

Matters discussed included:

 

o Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings.

o Storage and disposal of Society Archives and the shredding of confidential documents.

o The agenda for the next PUSH meeting on 5th February.

o Safety in the Gillies for members undertaking litter cleans and butterfly surveys.

o Data held by the Charity Commission.

o The Society’s insurance policy.

o The contribution to the Mayor’s Fund from the profits of the Society’s Christmas Meeting.

o A number of recent planning applications and in particular:

Ø Land of Sopwith Way, Swanwick – The Council has refused the application but the developers launched an appeal which was heard on 18th December. The appeal has been dismissed

Ø Land west of Old Street Stubbington. The developers launched an appeal against the Borough Council refusal of their application for a housing development. A public inquiry was held on 4th December. The appeal has been dismissed.

Ø An application to build 7 houses east of 246 Botley Road, Burridge.

Ø An application to build 16 houses on land to the west of Oakcroft Lane which has been refused.

Ø The upcoming planning meeting to review an application to build 350 houses at Winnham Farm. The Society has objected citing concerns over pedestrian safety and potential volumes of traffic on Down End Road and made a Deputation at the Planning Meeting on 16th January. After much discussion, the Planning Committee deferred their decision.

Ø The withdrawn appeal with respect to Seafield Road.

Ø Various applications for building houses along Greenaway Lane, Warsash.

Ø The Society objections to the nature of two replacement building proposals in Brook Lane, Warsash

Ø The re-application to convert Stubbington Snooker Hall into Flats following refusal of the original scheme.

Ø The revised outline application for Welborne. The new scheme is out on the council web-site for consultation. Comment is due by 1st March. A CAT meeting will be held in the Ferneham Hall on 12th February. Most of the Society Committee will attend.

All the Society’s submissions and letters can be seen under the appropriate items on the Fareham Borough Planning Website. www.fareham.gov.uk/planning/applications_and_advice/onlineplandetails.aspx

 

 

8th January 2019

Matters discussed included:

 

o Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings.

o Storage and disposal of Society Archives and the shredding of confidential documents.

o Report of the last PUSH meeting on 4th December 2018 and attendance at the next PUSH meeting on 5th February.

o Safety in the Gillies for members undertaking litter cleans and butterfly surveys.

o A number of recent planning applications and in particular:

Ø The withdrawal of a proposed development at Whittington Court, High Street.

Ø Land of Sopwith Way, Swanwick – The Council has refused the application but the developers launched an appeal which was heard on 18th December. The result is awaited.

Ø Land west of Old Street Stubbington. The developers launched an appeal against the Borough Council refusal of their application for a housing development. A public inquiry was held on 4th December. The result is awaited.

Ø An application to build 7 houses east of 246 Botley Road, Burridge.

Ø An application to build 34 houses at Beacon Bottom.

Ø The upcoming planning meeting to review an applicaton to build 350 houses at Winnham Farm. The Society has objected citing concerns over pedestrian safety and potential volumes of traffic on Down End Road.

Ø Council approval for 3 houses at Crofton House.

Ø The re-application to convert Stubbington Snooker Hall into Flats following refusal of the original scheme.

Ø The revised outline application for Welborne. The new scheme is out on the council web-site for consultation. Comment is due by 1st March.

All the Society’s submissions and letters can be seen under the appropriate items on the Fareham Borough Planning Website. www.fareham.gov.uk/planning/applications_and_advice/onlineplandetails.aspx

 

 

3rd December 2018

Matters discussed included:

 

o Report on the Hampshire Buildings Preservation Trust AGM at Whitchurch on 19th November.

o Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings.

o Arrangements for The Society Christmas event

o The future venue for Executive Committee meetings.

o Storage and disposal of Society Archives and the shredding of confidential documents.

o Future arrangements for collecting The Society mail.

o Attendance at the next PUSH meeting on 4th December.

o A number of recent planning applications and in particular:

 

Ø A proposed development at Whittington Court, High Street. The Society has sent a letter of objection.

 

Ø An application to clear ground north and south of the proposed upgrade of the M27 Junction 10.

 

Ø Land of Sopwith Way, Swanwick – The Council has refused the application but the developers are to launch an appeal. To be heard on 18th December.

 

Ø The Foreman Homes appeal against the refusal of development on land east of Posbrook Lane. An inquiry took place 6th -9th November. A decision is awaited

 

Ø Land west of Old Street Stubbington. The developers have launched an appeal against the Borough Council refusal of their application for a housing development. A public inquiry will be held on 4th December.

 

Ø An application to build a phased development of up to 225 houses at Romsey Avenue Portchester. Both the Fareham Society and the Portchester Society have objected

 

Ø The public inquiry into the Stubbington By-pass that was held on 26th November. A decision is awaited.

 

Ø The application to demolish the old Magistrates Court.

 

All the Society’s submissions and letters can be seen under the appropriate items on the Fareham Borough Planning Website. www.fareham.gov.uk/planning/applications_and_advice/onlineplandetails.aspx

 

 

7th November 2018

 

Matters discussed included:

 

o Attendance at the Hampshire Buildings Preservation Trust AGM at Whitchurch on 19th November.

o Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings.

o Arrangements for The Society Christmas event

o The future venue for Executive Committee meetings.

o Storage and disposal of Society Archives

o A report on the Push Meeting on 15th October which included an Air Quality Impact Assessment, Revisions to the National Planning Policy Framework and a review of the Local Enterprise Partnership. The next PUSH meeting is on 4th December.

o The current pause in the formulation of the Draft Local Plan

 

o A number of recent planning applications and in particular:

 

Ø Further proposed development at the top of Fareham Park Road. The Society has sent another letter of objection. The Society still objects to a recent application amendment.

 

Ø An application to build on Newgate Lane between the old and new roads. A letter of objection has been be sent.

 

Ø Land of Sopwith Way, Swanwick – The Council has refused the application but the developers are to launch an appeal. To be heard on 18th December.

 

Ø The Foreman Homes appeal against the refusal of development on land east of Posbrook Lane. An inquiry was taking place 6th -9th November.

 

Ø Land west of Old Street Stubbington. The developers have launched an appeal against the Borough Council refusal of their application for a housing development. A public inquiry will be held on 4th December.

 

Ø An application to build a phased development of up to 225 houses at Romsey Avenue Portchester. Both the Fareham Society and the Portchester Society will object.

 

Ø The public inquiry into the Stubbington By-pass to be held on 26th November.

 

Ø Ongoing concerns about new build large houses in Warsash.

 

All the Society’s submissions and letters can be seen under the appropriate items on the Fareham Borough Planning Website. www.fareham.gov.uk/planning/applications_and_advice/onlineplandetails.aspx