The building of six, three bedroom terraced dwellings on the Manor Vale Lane site was refused by Ryedale District Council at their planning meeting on May 11th. Below you will reasons for the refusal: There were 18 public comments made – 16 were against and 2 were neutral. What happens now to the site, which […]
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Thank you to a local resident who lives in West End for alerting the blog to this. They recently received the following letter: Checking their website, which is noted on the bottom of the letter, I found: Their motto ‘Rus in Urbe’ somewhat ironically translates to: – an illusion of countryside created by a building […]
The sounds of chainsaws were once again heard coming from the old council depot, Manor Vale yesterday – they’d come to finish the job they started a few weeks ago. A line of beautiful, mature trees possibly 80, 100 or more years old brought down by a team of men with chain saws and a […]
View them via the following links: Old Highways Depot Street Elevation and site plan. Note these are proposals which are being considered at the next Town Council planning committee meeting.
As part of the local planning process Ryedale District Council is consulting the public to identify sites for new homes and employment and retail development in Ryedale for the period 2012- 2027. The entire document can be viewed here. The sites in Kirkbymoorside being considered are shown on the plan here (PDF). The ideas for […]
Anyone who is in housing need and has a local connection to Nawton and Beadlam is invited to register an interest in one of the new affordable rented homes currently being built in Station Road, Nawton and due for completion in March 2015. The development consists of 2 one-bedroom apartments, 3 two-bedroom houses, 2 two-bedroom […]
Well so much for ‘localism’ – despite both our own Town Council and Ryedale District Council voting against the housing development put forward by Cheshire based Gladman Developments the Inspector has accepted their appeal. You can read the confirmation of what many feared here – INSPECTOR’S DECISION.(PDF 20 pages)
England’s ten National Parks have, today, expressed their concern at Government proposals that put at risk their ability to achieve more affordable housing in National Parks. In an unusual step, all ten have written to Communities Secretary of State, Eric Pickles MP asking for changes to the Government’s proposals for reforming Section 106 agreements. The […]
The Gladman Inquiry at the Council Chamber, Malton concluded on Wednesday after only the second day. A site visit is still due to take place on Wed. 5th Nov. at 8.30am, starting at the school drop-off area, so any congestion can be assessed, then progress to the busy Market, finally surveying the West Fields and […]
The Government Inspector is to begin the Inquiry at 10.00 on 28th October at The Council Chamber, Ryedale District Council, Ryedale House, Malton, YO17 7HH. It is likely to last for four days. Information received from Lisa Bolland, KMS Town Clerk: …The council’s case is normally heard first, followed by the appellant. Third parties can […]
A scheme to build 60 homes on the edge of Helmsley has been revealed by house builders Wharfedale Homes. The plan was outlined to members of the town council last week when designer Joe Stenton, of P and HS Architects of Stokesley, said the project, on a site bordered by Carlton Road and Swanland, would […]
There’s going to be a court battle over plans for 225 new homes in Kirkbymoorside. A public inquiry will take place after Gladman Developments appealed a refusal to build the homes by Ryedale Council. An update on the development which was given to councillors on Ryedale Council’s planning committee last night said: Gladman have put […]
Changes to the planning rules just announced will allow farmers to convert more agricultural buildings into houses. Up to 450 sq m (4,850 sq ft) of buildings per farm can now be turned into a maximum of three houses. The government is also amending the rules so that up to 500 sq m of agricultural […]
Well then you might like to consider putting yourself up for a design award. The North York Moors National Park Authority is inviting entries to its biennial Design Awards. The event celebrates the positive contribution that good design can have on local communities and aims to inspire excellence in the design of new buildings within […]
In 2007, rights to replace wooden windows, doors and fascias with uPVC were removed from the residents of the National Park’s conservation areas in order to preserve these areas for future generations. A change in material on the front of a property in these areas technically needs planning permission. As residents, we look to the […]
Documents associated with the Planning Applications at North Yorkshire Highways Depot, Manor Vale Lane, Kirkbymoorside, YO62 6EG, detailed as follows, are available in the library: Application No: 14/00151/FUL Application Type: Full Application Proposal: Erection of 1 no. four bedroom dwelling with detached double garage and 2 no. three bedroom dwellings with detached single garages. Location: […]
As you will know by now Ryedale District Council planning committee voted by 8 to 1 to reject the Gladman Housing’s revised application for up to 225 homes, an application which also attracted almost 40 local objections. Kirkbymoorside Town Council also opposed the plans, claiming the scheme was too large and not suitable for the […]
Extraordinary meeting of the Planning Committee of Ryedale District Council to consider the third Gladman application. This meeting had drama, humour, gloom, (don’t worry not for us) and joy (that was for us.) it was a long, lively and at times entertaining occasion. The members of the committee had all been lobbied, (thank you and […]
In front of a large audience of over 100 local residents at Lady Lumley’s School this evening the Ryedale District Council Planning Committee refused the application by Gladman Housing by 8 votes to 1. By all accounts it was a fairly rumbustious meeting with chair of the Planning Committee, Cllr Raper walking out at one […]
Today, Tuesday 4 February, at 6.00pm, at Lady Lumley’s School, Pickering there will be an extraordinary meeting of Ryedale District Council’s Planning Committee. The main item on the agenda is to consider the third planning application by Gladman to build on fields to the west of Kirkbymoorside. The good news is that voting will be […]
Thanks to Mayor Chris Dowie for sending this across to the blog. The Gladman’s planning application Objections to the Application The planning application by Gladman’s is to build 210 houses and 60 apartments for people needing care on the 3 fields to the west (Helmsley side) of the West Pasture estate. The Town Council objected […]
This item is in the York Press (Sat. 7th Dec). Thanks to Brian Hewitt for sending it across. “…A HIGH Court hearing will be held over a council’s decision to allow 260 homes to be built in a North Yorkshire town. Ryedale District Council’s planning committee approved plans by Gladman Developments for the scheme in […]
High Court grants permission for judicial review Court hearing to proceed to consider the legality of the decision of Ryedale District Council to grant planning permission for residential development at Kirkbymoorside. His Honour Judge Behrens, sitting in the Leeds High Court on 3 December 2013 has granted Mr William Shaw and Mr Brian Hewitt permission […]
In a bid to pre-empt the Judicial Review on the shambolic RDC ‘wrong button’ decision Gladman have now submitted a fresh application for 225 houses in West Fields – this time without the Care Homes originally planned, and for which they were allegedly misusing the name of Methodist Homes in their scheme. The new application […]
6.30PM MONDAY 21st OCTOBER LADY LUMLEY’S SCHOOL PICKERING EXTRAORDINARY MEETING of RYEDALE DISTRICT COUNCIL called by Ryedale District Cllrs John Clark (Cropton) and Sarah Ward (Kirkbymoorside) TO DISCUSS AND DECIDE: 1. TO INSTRUCT THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE TO REVOKE THE DECISION WHICH ‘APPROVED’ GLADMAN’S PLANNING APPLICATION 2. NOT TO OPPOSE THE FORTHCOMING JUDICIAL REVIEW COME AND […]
The long-running wrangle over the scheme to build 260 new homes in Kirkbymoorside, has taken a dramatic new turn. Ryedale District Council has decided to hold a special meeting to discuss the controversial plan. Chief executive Janet Waggott announced this week that an extraordinary meeting of the council will be held at Lady Lumley’s School […]
I now have further information regarding the extraordinary meeting of Ryedale District Council being held on 21st October at 6.30pm at Lady Lumleys School, Pickering. In case you are not aware of this, the meeting is asking for the approval of the Gladman application to be revoked, and that the Council does not contest the expected judicial […]
Below you will see information from Kirkbymoorside Town Council with guidance on how you, as a resident, can complain about the recent decision by Ryedale District Council to allow the Gladman Housing development. Also you will see a letters from Kirkbymoorside Town Council to Ryedale District Cllr David Cussons and his response.
Town councillors at Kirkbymoorside are taking action to overturn a decision to build a housing estate on the edge of the town. It follows Ryedale District Council’s (RDC) planning committee’s decision to back the plans by developers Gladman to build 260 homes at Westfield, close to the town’s primary school. At Monday night’s town council […]
Were the lights dimmed and the curtains pulled closed? Was the fortune teller’s globe glowing? Was incense burning? Were the tea leaves still warm? This is how I imagine the scene in the Yorkshire Press Business reporter Mark Stead’s office just prior to 7.31 a.m. on Monday, 26th. of August, 2013. Surely something like this […]
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