Royal Mire Nursery Lye Green nr Crowborough

Application to build houses at Royal Mires refused

Update: Yesterday (17th November) planning permission was refused by Wealden District Councillors by a 5-4 vote on grounds of sustainability and because the site...

Old community hall to be demolished

Update: Revised plans for four x 3 bed and two 2-beds houses were approved by the planning committee on Thursday 17th November. See Wealden District...
Nitrogen Monitoring Ashdown Forest

Key planning document delayed to allow more work to be completed

The current stage of Wealden’s Local Plan, which will guide development in the District until 2037, is being extended for three months to allow...
Gate Blackness Road Crowborough

Two housing schemes in Crowborough get the green light

Last week Councillors on the planning committee granted planning permission for two housing developments either side of Blackness Road in Crowborough. The larger of the...

Planning permission granted for 34 homes at Jordan’s Nursery

Update: Yesterday two new housing schemes were granted planning permission in Crowborough: 34 homes at Jordan's Nursery (Rockington Nursery) and 18 homes with access off...
Plant Nursery Millbrook Treblers Road Crowborough

Housing development for plant nursery

Proposal to build up to 15 new homes on Millbrook Garden Centre's former plant nursery site off Treblers Road in Crowborough.

Save “Our Green and Pleasant Land” from Over-Development

...and my nightmare that London is going to extend to Eastbourne and Brighton by 2050 is going to come to fruition... Councillor Roy Galley speaking...

Wealden want to meet Secretary of State over Steel Cross development

At the end of Planning Committee North today (Thursday 7th), Councillor Steve Isted (Jarvis Book) asked about the Steel Cross development. It is understood a...

Housing Development at the old Council Depot in Jarvis Brook has been approved

Update:  Outline planning permission was granted at the meeting of the Planning Committee North on 12th May 2016. At planning application for 34 affordable homes...

Offices in town to be converted into living accommodation

Update:  The planning application at 2 London Road has been withdrawn (Ref: WD/2016/0473/F)   A planning application has been submitted to convert offices, towards the rear...