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Statement From Brampton Parish Council: Dorling Way Development

Concern has been expressed about the temporary removal of the play park at the end of Laws Crescent and the role of the Parish Council in arriving at this unusual situation.

I thought it might be helpful to make the following points:

• BPC is not the planning authority but can and does comment on all Brampton's planning applications and developments. However, we are only asked to give our opinion to HDC who remain the decision makers.

• The access road was approved by HDC at outline stage, even though BPC made strong objections as a consultee and raised concerns about the access in 2016 at the time of the outline proposal

• The latest planning application is dealing with the detail of the design and layout of the properties (not the access road)

• However, the BPC Planning Committee met and whilst approving the design detail, we commented again that the access road was unacceptable and requested alternative and improved access routes from the developer, before and after the A14 improvements

• A consequence of those discussions was a recommendation that the play park be removed as an interim measure only, purely for the safety of children during the construction phase. It is the intention to replace the play park on completion of the construction

Finally, BPC is adamant that it has the views and safety of the residents’ high in their concerns and is always doing whatever it can in support of the residents and their concerns.

Last updated: Fri, 17 Nov 2017 9.09 am - More information or comments: Tel: 01480 454441, [email]

Annual Return For The Year Ending 31 March 2017

Please click on web link below to read the return in full.

Last updated: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 10.43 am - More information or comments: Tel: 01480 454441, [email] [web link]

Confirmed Public Path Orders

For Your Information

On the 26 June 2017 Cambridgeshire County Council confirmed two legal orders to extinguish and create a number of paths in the parish of Brampton.

These two orders have been confirmed by Cambridgeshire County Council as concurrent orders. The effect of the two orders are:

· To extinguish part of Public Footpath No. 3 & 4 Brampton; and

· The creation of four new public footpaths.

The attached orders and notice shows the details of the modification which will be advertised in the Hunts Post and on site on the 19 July 2017.

The Order comes into force on 6 February 2018.

To view the associated documents follow the web link below.

Last updated: Tue, 18 Jul 2017 9.10 am - More information or comments: Tel: 01480 454441, [email] [web link]

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