Trevor Carbin

Liberal Democrat Councillor working for you in Holt, Monkton Farleigh, South Wraxall and Staverton. Learn more

Holt – planning

by trevorcarbin on 10 December, 2018

To look at an application on the WC website, copy the reference number, go to WC planning website  then paste the reference number into the search box. ………………………… 18/11218/FUL: The Coach House 386 A Ham Green: Amendment to planning permission 16/03908/FUL to allow for amendments to approved extension: 04/12/2018 18/11513/TCA: 1b Beales Barton: Birch tree – […]

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Staverton planning applications and decisions

by trevorcarbin on 3 December, 2018

To look at an application on the WC website, copy the reference number, go to WC planning website  then paste the reference number into the search box. ……………………….. 18/09008/FUL: 97 Thestfield Drive: Single storey extension and internal works: 26/09/2018 – permitted. 17/10949/OUT:  Staverton Triangle and Widbrook Meadow:  Erection of 75 (C3) houses and flats including affordable […]

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Monkton Farleigh Planning Applications

by trevorcarbin on 3 December, 2018

Recent planning applications and decisions in Monkton Farleigh.  To look at an application on the WC website, copy the reference number, go to WC planning website,  then paste the reference number into the search box. ……………………………………….. 18/09137/FUL: Blackberries Camping Park Farleigh Rise: Retention of additional touring and camping pitches, retention of existing site facility buildings and storage […]

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South Wraxall planning applications and decisions

by trevorcarbin on 3 December, 2018

To look at an application on the WC website, copy the reference number, go to WC planning website  then paste the reference number into the search box. ………………………. 18/11122/TCA: South Wraxall Lodge: works to trees: 22/11/2018 18/10009/FUL: Cleverlys 1 Lower South Wraxall: Demolition of existing garage and construction of a new garage & orangery with repairs […]

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Area Board response to Bath Clean Air Zone scheme

by trevorcarbin on 30 November, 2018

A meeting of the Bradford on Avon Area Board of Wiltshire Council was held on Wednesday 28 November at St Margaret’s Hall in Bradford on Avon. It was attended by elected representatives of unitary, town and parish councils, stakeholder organisations and residents of the town of Bradford on Avon and the neighbouring villages of Holt, […]

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Staverton Triangle planning decision

by trevorcarbin on 26 November, 2018

The application has been refused. Reasons for refusal are:  Possible over-development of the site. Archaeological assessment lacking. Possible noise impact. Flood risk. Ecological impact. Traffic impact. Insufficient ‘affordable’ housing. Lack of developer contributions to infrastructure. Details will be posted shortly on the WC website here . This is a victory for local residents, but may not be […]

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Area Board to discuss Bath air plan

by trevorcarbin on 14 November, 2018

Bradford Area Board will hold a discussion on the proposed Bath Clean Air Zone and its potential impact on the town of Bradford and the villages of Holt, Limpley Stoke, Monkton Farleigh, South Wraxall, Staverton, Westwood, Wingfield and Winsley.   Wiltshire Council, Bradford Town Council, parish councils, stakeholder groups and individuals will be making their […]

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Holt traffic survey results

by trevorcarbin on 10 November, 2018

Here are the results of the traffic counts in Holt.  The surveys were all carried out between 19/09/2018 and 28/09/2018.   They use the 85th percentile as a reference:  this is the speed at or below which 85% of the traffic is travelling. Ham Green, East of Leigh Road:  A total of 32223 vehicles were recorded. The […]

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The future of Widbrook Wood

by trevorcarbin on 26 October, 2018

Although Widbrook Wood is near Bradford – by the canal behind the Beehive – much of it is in Holt parish. An application to list the woodland has been made by Bradford residents.  However WC claim the land can’t be listed for legal reasons.  Here’s their statement: “Having considered all the information and submissions provided, […]

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Bath Clean Air Zone Update

by trevorcarbin on 25 October, 2018

Bath and NE Somerset Council have confirmed their intention to charge for some cars and lorries to enter the city. Older, more polluting cars and lorries would either have to pay a fee or find another route. With the fee at £9 for private cars and £100 for HGVs there’s a strong incentive for people […]

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