Local Cycling Issues

Commercial development Tindale Crescent (2012-11-14)

  1 June 2012     Strategic Planning Team Durham County Council Durham County Office County Hall Durham DH1 5UQ   Dear Sir   PLANNING APPLICATION CMA/3/40 LAND AT TINDALE CRESCENT BISHOP AUCKLAND   I refer to this application.   On behalf of the Bishop Auckland Cycling Club I do not object to this proposal. […]

Housing proposal Aykley Heads – now approved (2012-11-14)

  7 March 2012     Dear Sir,   CMA/4/71 PROPOSED HOUSING AND POLICE HQ DEVELOPMENT AT AYKLEY HEADS   I have agreed with the Bishop Auckland Cycling Club that I will comment on applications that I consider may have cycling issues. I think this now has added relevance taking into account The Times “Cities […]

Housing proposal High Rigg Barnard Castle – now approved (2012-11-14)

    18 March 2012   DurhamCountyCouncil Barnard Castle Area Office Teesdale House Galgate BarnardCastle CoDurham DL12 8EL   Dear Sir   6/2012/0047/DM LAND AT HIGH RIGGS Darlington Road Barnard castle   I refer to this application.   I have agreed with the Club that I will consider planning applications where cycling issues may arise. […]

S Tyneside draft Green Infrastructure – letter to S Tyneside (2012-11-14)

      April 2012   Spatial Planning Team Housing Strategy and Regulatory Services South Tyneside Council Town Hall and Civic Offices Westoe Road South Shields NE33 2RL   Dear Sir   DRAFT GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE LDF   I have agreed to consider planning issues on behalf of the Bishop Auckland Cycling Club. As we cycle […]

Draft Cycling strategy – letter to Council (2012-11-14)

19 April 2012   Victoria Lloyd Sustainable Travel Officer Transport, Regeneration & Economic Development Durham County Council County Hall, Durham DH1 5UQ Dear Victoria,   DRAFT COUNTY DURHAM CYCLING STRATEGY AND ACTION PLAN   Thank you for asking me to comment on this document. While I have some general comments, I believe this is much […]

Preferred Options – Letter to Council addendum (2012-11-14)

  12 November 2012       Freepost Spatial Strategy Dear Sir,   LOCAL PLAN PREFERRED OPTIONS   Further to my previous letter with regard to this, I wish to add that I omitted to mention the possibility of a new bridge over the Wear by the current Milburngate Bridge that would be for the […]

Preferred Options – Letter to Council (2012-11-14)

    24 October 2012   Freepost Spatial Strategy Dear Sir,   LOCAL PLAN PREFERRED OPTIONS   I refer to this consultation document. As you may be aware, I have made a few representations on behalf of Bishop Auckland Cycling Club to development proposals throughout the County. On other occasions, I have made general comments […]

Local Cycling Issues (2012-11-14)

At the AGM in 2011, I mentioned that I regularly considered Planning Applications in the County Durham weekly lists and made representations on behalf of other organisations such as the Campaign to Protect Rural England. It was agreed that I should also consider applications that may have an impact on cycling. Since then a number of things […]