Author: Andrew Grant-Adamson

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Planning

Call for village to consider self-build housing

The lack of land for self-build homes in Debenham is an important issue that has been raised in the debate on the village Facebook page following the news that Taylor Wimpey still wants to build, on a reduced scale, on land north of Gracechurch Street. Izaak Frost started this conversation, […]

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Planning

Developer tries yet again to build on Debenham land

Taylor Wimpey is pursuing an alternative plan to build on land north of Gracechurch Street, Debenham. Their original plan for 295 homes was rejected by Mid Suffolk District Council in December 1918. The parish council heard last night (Mon, July 20) that the developer had written to it asking to […]

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Taylor Wimpey folds up its tents and steals away

Taylor Wimpey has withdrawn its “free go” second attempt to build 295 houses on land north of Gracechurch Street. The Mid Suffolk Council website shows the application was withdrawn on Monday (June 29) There is no indication of why. Had the developer been advised by planning officers that there was […]

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Rights of way project

The Footpaths Project’s purpose is to ensure that Debenham and surrounding parishes have a coherent and well signposted network of paths and bridleways now and for the future. To do this we need first to find out which paths are being used and whether they are free of obstructions and […]

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How the Paths Project works

The picture of how people are using the paths around Debenham is building thanks to those who have submitted details of their walks. Most of the paths seem to be clear but there are some problem spots have been identified. And at the moment we have no idea why some […]