All the latest news & local events from Fram Residents' Association
Besides the Mount Pleasant application at the SCDC Planning Committee meeting on 8th October, there was, but with less profile, the Bennett Homes application for 16 new houses at the AtlasFram site in New Road. Normally we would support development on a brownfield site like this but we were concerned that the developer was trying to wriggle out of the affordable homes requirement just like Hopkins Homes did at Station Road.read more
Today in an extraordinary series of events the application for 95 new homes in Mount Pleasant was again ‘refused’ by the SCDC Planning Committee and then the hearing immediately deferred the decision. (However, because the vote was waylaid, technically it means that the application was not approved, instead of refused).read more
In an extraordinary turn of events the SCDC Planning Case Officer has recommended approval for the slightly revised application for 95 new homes on Mount Pleasant. This is despite the SCDC Planning Committee refusing the earlier application for 99 homes on the grounds that it was not sustainable.read more
We have just learnt that the second planning application to build 99 houses on Mount Pleasant has been included as a ‘late entry’ to be heard and decided by SCDC Planning Committee on Thursday 8 October.read more
Just to remind you that the completed Neighbourhood Plan questionnaire has to be returned TODAY to the Framlingham Town Council Offices, Riverside, Framlingham IP13 9AG.read more
Mount PleasantThe deadline for comments or letters of objections has been extended by SCDC to WEDNESDAY 16 SEPTEMBER. The reason for this is that the site notice was only posted by SCDC on Thursday 27 August and the public have 21 days from this date to comment.read more
Where is everybody?
As of this morning (Saturday 22 August) there are only 11 public comments lodged on the SCDC’s planning website regarding the Mount Pleasant planning application. We had over 250 letters objecting to the last application!read more
Those that lodged objections earlier in the year against the planning application for 100 new houses on Mount Pleasant, will have received notification of a new planning application by Persimmon Homes for 95 houses on the same site, land south of Mount Pleasant.read more
This is it now. Any comments must be with The Planning Inspectorate by MONDAY 20 JULY.
Please encourage family and friends to write as well.
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