Coggeshall Community Festival – 2017

Coggeshall Community festival

Coggeshall Community Festival

The Neighbourhood Plan will be at the Community Festival on the 10th of June. We have a lot to share with you!

* The preliminary results of the Parish Wide Survey
* An update of what we have achieved.
* We will have our ‘Aspirational Projects’ on display for your comments
* We will be handing out business surveys to those of you we don’t know about, (especially those who work from home) or are new to the Parish. Please come and find us.

* Finally we would like your comments on Double Day Corner and ‘Green Buffers’ to the proposed West Tey new town.

The Integrated waste Management Plan (IWMP) / The Incinerator

The Environment Agency held a drop-in session on Friday the 31st of March 2pm to 7pm to discuss the latest Environmental Planning application from Gent Fairhead. This was at Christ Church on Stoneham Street, CO6 1UH. Planners from Essex County Council were also be there.

Comments were sent to Permitting and Support Centre, Land Team, Quadrant 2, 99 Parkway Ave, Sheffield S9 4WF

The application can be viewed at the EA office at the Threshelfords Business park, Inworth Rd, Kelvedon CO5 9SE and libraries in Coggeshall and Kelvedon and on

The consultation closed on the 13th of April 2017

The Dutch Nursery Site

The planning application for the Dutch Nursery site has been submitted to Braintree Council. The application can be viewed online on the Braintree Planning Portal (link below) – application number 17/00359/OUT

Land North of West Street  – ‘The Pigeon development’

This planning application has now gone to appeal. The appeal will be determined at a Public Inquiry which will take place on the 9th of May 2017  at Town Hall Centre, Fairfield Road, Braintree, CM7 3YG commencing at 10am.

Residents are invited to speak but have to be at the enquiry before it opens.

The Council and the Appellant statements can be viewed at  together with other documents. Type in the application number 15/01271/OUT

The appeal decision will be published on BDC website at

PAIN – Parishes Against the INcinerator

Residents who are concerned about the impact on Coggeshall by the proposed Waste Management Plan & proposed incinerator and on the former Rivenhall Airfield just south of the Coggeshall Parish Boundary, were invited to submit comments on the proposals. The deadline was the 16th of February. For more information on see PAIN’S Facebook page


The options to re-route the A120 have been reduced to 5 – All options will effect Coggeshall.

The consultation closed on the 14th of March 2017

There will be a consultation event on the proposed routes in Coggeshall on Saturday 25th February 11am – 5pm Coggeshall Village Hall, Stoneham Street, Coggeshall CO6 1UH

The Public-Consultation-Document-landscape-master_170120_web has a consultation questionnaire at the end.

Coggeshall / Bradwell / Pattiswick New Town

A proposal, ‘Monks Wood Garden Village’, for 5000 new homes has been submitted to Braintree District Council. The majority of the site lies within Coggeshall’s Parish Boundary. The Coggeshall Neighbourhood Plan group are keen to understand the community’s views on this development. Please contact us via our contact page and head your email Coggeshall / Bradwell / Pattiswick New Town.

The PDF of the Monks Wood Garden Village prospectus is set out below, together with a map of the Coggeshall Parish Boundary and the location of the Monks Wood development proposal. Coggeshall is at the bottom right of this image.

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