Trevor Carbin

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

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Monkton Farleigh Planning Applications

by trevorcarbin on 7 January, 2019

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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Holt – planning

by trevorcarbin on 7 January, 2019

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. ………………………… 19/00063/OUT: Land adj 45C Leigh Road:   Detached house and garage in the grounds of 45C Leigh Road (Outline application with all matters reserved): 04/01/2019 18/11218/FUL: The Coach House […]

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Cottles Barton roundabout – should we give it a hump?

by trevorcarbin on 2 January, 2019

Concerns continue to be raised by residents and the Parish Council about the safety of the mini-roundabout where Cottles Barton meets the B3105.  The main problem seems to be the reluctance of outbound traffic to give way to people turning right into Staverton Marina. Highways engineers say the signage is already adequate, but they suggest […]

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Another February road closure

by trevorcarbin on 20 December, 2018

Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: B3107 Holt Road (Part), from its junction with B3105 at Forewoods Common to its junction with Cemetery Lane. To enable Openreach to carry out cabling. Alternative route: via B3107 (unaffected length) – B3109 – B3105 and vice versa. The closure and diversion route will […]

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A report to the Bath cabinet recommends putting off any decision on the CAZ until March. This is allegedly due to the high number of responses (over 8,000) received to their recent consultation, and the need to analyse those responses before finalising the plan. They hope to clear this with the government, which had set the […]

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Holt February road closure

by trevorcarbin on 14 December, 2018

Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: B3107 (Part), Holt; from its junction with B3105 The Causeway to its junction with B3106. To enable Tarmac to carry out carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route: via B3106 – B3105 and vice versa. The closure and diversion route will be clearly indicated by traffic […]

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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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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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