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Former Sadlers, 1 Market Place

23/504900/LBC and 23/504902/ADV: 1 Market Place, Faversham, Kent ME13 7AG The Faversham Society formally and strongly objects to the proposals for internal and external alterations and to the proposed fascia advertisement sign for the following reasons:- FASCIA ADVERTISEMENT The proposed location for the sign is on the projecting front apron panel of a First Floor bay window […]

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23/504413/FULL Superstore North Lane ME13 7DY

Continued use of existing retail unit within Class E(a) along with refurbishment works including infilling of south west building corner to create a new glazed shopfront and store entrance, removal of canopy on southern elevation, reconfiguration of car park including resurfacing, hard and soft landscaping, new trolley corrals and cycle parking, and associated works. The […]

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Ham Road – Application No. 23/ 502113 - Flood Risk – Third Supplemental Representation

The Faversham Society are disappointed that the EA have not responded to our lastrepresentation, submitted on 11th September 2023, which further addresses flood riskfrom the sea. We are concerned to note that due process has not been followed by the EA whenissuing their letter dated 24th August. This withdrew your previous objection to theapplication and […]

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Planning Application 23/504264  - Sandbanks Road and Seasalter Road, Graveney

Outline application for a community extension comprising residential development, public open space, and associated infrastructure, with all matters reserved, except access. We write to submit our full representation to this scheme which objects to the proposal. We consider that this should be refused on the following grounds:- 1          The site was not put forward in […]

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Mast in Queens Hall car park

22:50 12th October 2023 Submission from the Faversham Society for the attention of the Planning Inspectorate/Secretary of State in relation to: An appeal lodged by MBNL (on behalf of EE and H3G) in relation to Prior Approval refused by SBC in November 2022. Location: Queens Hall Car Park, Forbes Road, Faversham SBC reference 22/504412/TNOT56 PINS […]

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2nd Submission Cleve Hill Battery

23/503812/SUB | Submission of Details to Discharge condition 3 – Battery Safety, Phase 2, land at Cleve Hill Graveney ME13 9EE Made by Professor Sir David Melville CBE BSc PhD FInstP CPhys HonDSc Sen Member IEEE(USA) In our earlier submission of 23 Aug 2023 we outlined our serious concerns arising from preliminary information on the […]

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Land at Johnson Court Faversham Kent ME13 7RG

Comments for Planning Application 23/503547/FULL Application Summary Application Number: 23/503547/FULL Address: Land at Johnson Court Faversham Kent ME13 7RG Proposal: Erection of 1no. one bedroom bungalow with associated access, parking, landscaping, and amenity space. Case Officer: Claire Attaway Introduction The expansion of Faversham in the 60s and 70s is remarkable for the pleasant layout of streets and closes of […]

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Major Concerns about Battery Safety

Cleve Hill – Update in preparation for the Battery Safety and Management Plan We are now expecting the imminent submission to Swale Borough Council by the developers of the Battery Safety and Management Plan (BSMP) for the Cleve Hill Solar Plant. During the 2019 Planning Enquiry for the 350MW Solar Array and 700MWh Battery Energy […]

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Objection to Brogdale Farm 20/505877/OUT

We write further to our submission dated 11th May 2021 which should be referenced with this supplementary representation outlining further grounds for objection. This follows the issuing of significantly amended plans by the applicant, Brogdale Farm Ltd, in July 2021.   Our first objection strongly rejected the proposals for development at Brogdale which represents urbanisation South […]

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Ham Road – Application No. 23/ 502113 - Flood Risk

Our 10 page representation on flood risk at Ham Road can be downloaded here

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