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by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 27, 2014

Published in our September 2014 newsletter: An accident at Beech Spinney, congestion on Warley Hill and rogue late night alarms…yes Warley Hill Tesco has brought with it everything we worried about…and more! However, we do appreciate some residents welcome the new store and we are determined to ensure that they are good neighbours. Karen, David and John are working to […]

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Planning application in Pennyfields

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on June 23, 2014

Just a reminder that I am at Planning Committee tomorrow speaking about the application for 5 Pennyfields.  7pm at the Town Hall if you wish to come along.

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Tesco Warley Hill – accident no 1

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on June 9, 2014

So, it seems the chickens have come home to roost as the first accident caused by deliveries to Tesco Warley Hill has demolished a wall at Beech Spinney, the assisted living apartments on Warley Hill. Thank goodness no-one was walking there at the time. We put up with some serious mocking from some people as […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 6 June 2014

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on June 8, 2014

  In #Brentwoodwest this week there is an applications in Weald Close.  I also bring you an update on Tesco Warley Hill. Please note these are NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. Bushey Mount, Weald Close: LTWO STOREY AND SINGLE STOREY FRONT EXTENSION, TWO STOREY SIDE EXTENSION, SINGLE STOREY REAR […]

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Where’s my polling station?

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on May 16, 2014

So, it’s nearly time to vote! If you don’t know where to vote on Thursday 22nd May, here’s my guide: There are four polling stations in Brentwood West, they will be on your polling card, but just in case, here’s a map for each: Victoria Court, Victoria Road (Polling card numbers starting CA) Holly Trees […]

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Pennyfields – planning application

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on April 21, 2014

I was very concerned to hear of a planning application to turn 5 Pennyfields from a town house in to a multi-occupancy home for up to eight people.  That just doesn’t fit with the local area, could set a dangerous precedent for the future and have ramifications for parking and repetition of such applications all […]

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There are no recommendations to report in Brentwood West this week but, I do have news on the Tesco Warley Hill store. I am sorry to have to report that the Planning Inspector allowed Tesco’s appeal and that they are now going to be allowed to install an external cash machine.  You will remember that […]

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    Cast your mind back to Friday 1st October 2012, I was there on a cold, rainy morning at 9am with a council officer and my ward colleagues discussing a number of things following us saving Cromwell Road Play Area from the hands of greedy developers. It was a good meeting – we were […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 20th December 2013

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on December 22, 2013

In #Brentwoodwest this week there are applications in Rhapsody Crescent and Junction Road. Please note these are NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. Fisher Court, Rhapsody Crescent: SYCAMORE TREES – SELECTIVELY THIN TREES REMOVING SOME OF THE TALLER TREES Recommended for APPROVAL 39 Junction Road - DEMOLISH EXISTING CONSERVATORY AND CONSTRUCTION […]

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Vote 2014: Delighted to announce….

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 3, 2013

….that John Newberry (AKA Newbers) will be Brentwood West’s Liberal Democrat candidate for 2014. You can read all about John on his new website and follow him on twitter @Newbers4West. I am very excited about the prospect of John joining me as councillor for Brentwood West next year and, those of you that have […]

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