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The High Court has dismissed a developer's legal challenge to the Epping Forest District Council’s Local Plan, paving the way for the Council to submit the Plan to the Secretary of State for Independent Examination (the challenge could, if successful, have had a significant effect on the progress of the Plan).
See the Council’s statement here – we will be considering the implications of the judgement.
|Flats at 13 – 15A Alderton Hill – again.|
New planning application to replace houses here with linked blocks of retirement flats with care facilities. Amendments to the previous proposal include changes to the front façade facing Alderton Hill, less bulk to the north of the site, fewer units (106 to 89), and a new zebra crossing along Alderton Hill.
Click here for more details, including how to comment.
Click here to view related documents including plans.
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Recently, residents have become increasingly concerned about crime, particularly crime by youths (and on youths). Marion Barclay arranged two public meetings at Loughton Club, ably chaired by Independent Cllr Stephen Murray, which were very well-attended by residents and by LRA Cllrs, and where residents could raise specific issues and the police could explain what they were doing.
Essex Police and the British Transport Police have stepped up activity in Loughton and nearby areas, with plainclothes and uniformed patrols, and “knife gates” at Loughton and Debden stations. You can follow the local police team on Twitter and Facebook - see here.
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