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Tesco Warley Hill – playing us up again

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 24 April, 2015

I have been advised that Tesco have been disobeying the conditions of their planning permission and making late deliveries and leaving their lights on all night. Both these things can be enforced and, immediately I heard, I advised officers. They will be enforced.

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Chips get the chop next to Warley Hill Tesco

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 18 April, 2015

Delighted to see that the proposed fish and chip shop next to Tesco on Warley Hill has been refused – this would have been a nightmare for residents in the area who are already having their daily lives blighted by the traffic chaos Tesco has caused. Photo courtesy of the Brentwood Gazette with the full […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 2nd April 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 4 April, 2015

  In #Brentwoodwest this week there is a recommendation in Kings Chase and an update on the proposed takeaway on Warley Hill: Please note THIS IS NOT yet a decision – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 44 Kings Chase: SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION AND INCREASE IN RIDGE HEIGHT TO ACCOMMODATE LOFT CONVERSION AND TO INCLUDE […]

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Planning recommendations week ending Friday 13th February 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 14 March, 2015

No planning applications to report in #BrentwoodWest this week but I just wanted to draw your attention to this one in Warley. I am very concerned about how this will add to the parking, congestion and disruption that Tesco warley Hill has already generated. You can still send your comments in to

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Warley Hill: potential crossing

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 31 January, 2015

In response to a resident query, I asked Cllr Kendall for an update on the crossing for Tesco Warley Hill.  He tells me: 1) The numbers of people crossing Warley Hill meets the County criteria for having a pedestrian crossing. 2) The County officers are now looking at a location for the crossing somewhere between […]

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Tesco Warley Hill – parking chaos update

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 24 January, 2015

I’m sure everyone has been delayed on Warley Hill by the parking problems caused by the new store….we gave you an update in August on a number of things we were trying to do including the introduction of double yellow lines. This is now being progressed and a consultation is currently underway (see the signs […]

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by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 27 September, 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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Tesco Warley Hill – a little progress on the chaos

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 7 August, 2014

There’s been a lot going on behind the scenes on your behalf to improve things at Tesco and I was pleased to get this detailed email from County Cllr David Kendall and Cllr John Newberry after they met with Tesco earlier today on behalf of all residents in the area: Proposals to be worked up […]

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Tesco Warley Hill – accident no 1

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 9 June, 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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Talking Bollards

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 9 May, 2014

I have two updates for you on the subject of bollards! Firstly, Tesco on Warley Hill won a planning application to have bollards installed for “customer safety” but they never asked to use these for advertising.  They have now adorned them with advertising sleeves which, I feel, constitute a road safety hazard.  I asked for […]

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