Erection of 24 houses & 2 Business Units!

Here is the latest from planning: 17/03740/FUL | Erection of 24 residential dwellings, car parking and associated landscaping and the erection of 2 x B1 (Business) units with associated car parking and landscaping | Land Parcel At Upper Rissington Upper Rissington […]

Village Walkabout – 28 Jan 18

Main Points: Harris Gardens – leaves cleaned. Barrington Road – hedge cut and verges trimmed. Proctor / Slingsby / Sparrow / Mitchell – raised tables. Lutyens Court – named and tidied. Nursery – work restarted. Spitfire and Valiant – being […]

Planning 17/04950/FUL – Variation of Materials (VF)

17/04950/FUL | Variation of condition 3 of planning approval reference 12/03810/REM to regularise the materials used in the construction of the development | Land Parcel At Upper Rissington Upper Rissington Gloucestershire GL54 2NP Decision is yet to be made. Public […]

VF – Public Open Space – CDC Portal – Oct ’17 (Amended Dec ’17)

Public Open Space – Play Areas / Trim Trail – Planning Application: 17/04151/FUL from this website link. Please make your comments by 16th November 2017. You can discuss this topic in more detail here. Covering Letter 17_04151_FUL-COVERING_LETTER-1134549 17_04151_FUL-PLAYSPACE_OVERVIEW-1133010 17_04151_FUL-TRIM_TRAIL-1132972 17_04151_FUL-LEAP_01_-_COUNTRY_PARK-1132966 […]

Delfin Way / Kitty Hawk Walk

Good to see that work is progressing on A.P. Ellis (Kitty Hawk Walk) to what was the old Medical Centre (Spitfire Place) and SHQ at break neck pace to get them finished before Christmas. Hence the mass of contractor vehicles […]

Community Liaison Group

Originally posted on the URPC website. I am not convinced that the Liaison Committee will have any teeth without those that instigated the whole process in the first place being part of it – the Unite Group. I sincerely believe […]

The VF – Community Infrastructure Levy

Below is an article from the Wilts and Standard On-in News. The gist is that the developer is upset about an anonymous letter whistle blowing their Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL). The backlash against the CIL underlines the degree of mistrust […]

December issue of the Bourton Times!

Bourton on the Times December Edition features a report by Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP on the meeting he had on the 3rd November in the Upper Rissington Village Hall. The extract is not yet on line. Click here to download all […]

After Rissington Unite – the URPC response!

Thankfully this village has people who are trying to encourage CDC and the developers to leave the Victory Fields to the standard outlined in the 2013 S106 document. Without, Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, Cllr Nigel Moor and extremely passionate residents of Victory […]

Business Units to a Nursery to Houses to Business Units!

I am very surprised to report that the planning for the new business units and their revised location as reported by Cllr Mark Mackenzie-Charrington recently has not appeared on the planning portal. In short the circle is now complete: The Delfin […]

South Field – Wild Flower Area

Here are some pictures of what has become a wild flower area, which should have been a playing field. I want to remind everyone that under the top surface of this area was dumped materials from the RAF Technical Section […]

The crossing of Longmore (Kitty Hawk Walk)?

The construction of a road crossing of Longmore (Kitty Hawk Walk) to what was A.P.Ellis has stopped, until more research takes place on whether they need to continue with the current design. There are residents who would prefer a rethink […]

Street Lights & Paths

EMG are busy digging up roads to lay electricity cables to the lights they installed within the last three years. Sometimes you may be fortunate in that the road top surface has not been laid, sometimes not. There is also […]

Public Open Spaces Planning Application 17/04151/FUL

Public Open Spaces Planning Application 17/04151/FUL Please use this as a template if necessary. You can discus the topic here if required. We object, in principle, to the proposals currently submitted as they are not in accordance with the approved […]

Wash Up from meeting on 3rd Nov with local MP

Here is the link to the Audio File covering the whole meeting. Also please read in conjunction with the Agenda Meeting post. Photograph: L to R. Mark Mackenzie-Charrington, Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP, Nigel Moor. Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP said there will be […]

Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP – Newsletter

Below is an extract from MP Geoffrey Clifton-Browns Newsletter dated 26 October 2017, the full version can be downloaded here Council Meetings On to the Cotswold District Council (CDC) in Cirencester to meet constituents from Upper Rissington, County Councillor Nigel […]

Agenda for Public Meeting on 3rd Nov

Public Meeting – Victory Fields Upper Rissington Friday 3rd November 6.00pm Village Hall Wellington Road to be chaired by Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP FRICS. Picture: Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP Below are a list of 50 questions to be submitted to Bovis Homes, […]

Road Programme for VF

This letter was delivered to VF residents by Bovis Homes today. I am writing to you of upcoming surfacing works taking place on site in the coming weeks. These works may cause a few disruptions to the access/egress of your […]

The Linbo updated VF completion plan (CD)

Linden and Bovis have delivered a CD via the Remarkable Group to residents with a letter explaining their future plans for the village today. The Letter. CDC Planning Variations CDC Planning Variations 1 CDC Planning Variations 2 CDC Planning Variations 3 […]