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Ilfracombe Town Council amends recommendation about application for planning permission to re-develop the Lee Bay Hotel site

posted 16 Sep 2015, 02:38 by LLRA: Online Administrator   [ updated 16 Sep 2015, 02:38 ]

Ilfracombe Town Council’s Planning & Environment Committee met on 7th September in Lee Memorial Hall to consider the planning application to re-develop the Lee Bay Hotel site. A number of residents were surprised and concerned by the committee’s decision to recommend approval without any conditions. (The Town Council does not make decisions about planning applications but makes recommendations to the local planning authority of North Devon Council.)

At a meeting of the full Ilfracombe Town Council on 14 September, councillors voted in favour of a motion:

To amend the Planning & Environment Committee’s recommendation to:
‘recommend approval subject to the planning authority investigating and addressing the concerns raised by residents, including those concerns set out in a statement made by the Committee of the Lee & Lincombe Residents’ Association’.

Lee Conservation Area Character Appraisal

posted 16 Sep 2015, 02:34 by LLRA: Online Administrator   [ updated 16 Sep 2015, 02:59 ]

North Devon Council, i.e. the district council, has prepared a draft report entitled ‘Lee Conservation Area Character Appraisal’ for consultation. As far as I know, the consultation has not yet been advertised but the report is available on the NDC website. Sections 9.4 to 9.10 of the report refer to the Lee Bay Hotel site. The report is difficult to locate and a copy is therefore being made available (below) on the LLRA website.

Ron Stamp
Councillor, West Ward, Ilfracombe Town Council

Lee Bay Hotel planning application

posted 22 Aug 2015, 12:36 by LLRA: Online Administrator

Lee and Lincombe Residents’ Association Committee members will be in Lee Memorial Hall on Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 August from 2pm-7pm each day when plans for the Lee Bay Hotel site will be available to view.

A member of the Committee will be available to answer questions and queries.

An open meeting will follow on Wednesday 26th August at 7pm.

Ilfracombe Town Council planning Committee will also meet in the Memorial Hall at 7pm on Monday 7 September. Members of the public are able to attend this meeting.

Please go here for more information about the application.

Conservation Area

posted 11 Jun 2015, 03:37 by LLRA: Online Administrator

The Association has been asked to gather information about what makes Lee unique. If you haven't already received details via email, please email the Online Administrator.

Cleaner required

posted 31 Mar 2015, 04:05 by LLRA: Online Administrator

We are urgently looking to find someone to clean the Lee toilets near the beach for 1 hour per day, first thing in the morning. A fair weekly or monthly wage would be paid from Easter to the end of October.

Please contact Eric on 863257.

Lee Bay beach clean in conjunction with Lee WI

posted 2 Mar 2015, 06:28 by LLRA: Online Administrator

Lee WI and Lee & Lincombe Residents' Association will be on Lee Bay at 2pm on Thursday 12 March for the annual clean up. Please do join us if you can.

Eric Couling, LLRA Chair

Lee Bay Hotel: Consultation/Presentation

posted 4 Nov 2014, 04:30 by LLRA: Online Administrator   [ updated 13 Nov 2014, 12:12 ]

Presentation to Ilfracombe Town Council – Monday 1st December

Public Consultation at Lee Bay Memorial Hall – Tuesday 2nd December, 3pm – 7pm.

Dear Lee and Lincombe residents,

There is to be an open presentation / consultation meeting to look at the proposed plans being put forward by Ocean Blue with regard to the Lee Bay Hotel site.

The date is Tuesday 2nd December, 3pm – 7pm in the Memorial Hall. The architects will be there to answer any questions you may have.

Please come to the meeting and give your views, this is an important development in our village and we need your support.

Many thanks
Eric, Chairman, Lee & Lincombe Residents' Association

[There will be a meeting at 7.30pm on Wed 26 Nov in Lee Memorial Hall to discuss the plans before these consultations take place. All residents are invited to attend. Added by Online Admin 14/11/2015]

CANCELLED: 18 Feb 2014 - Lee Meadow Farm hearing

posted 12 Feb 2014, 14:02 by LLRA: Online Administrator   [ updated 17 Feb 2014, 12:23 ]

UPDATE 17/02/2014:  The appeals have been withdrawn and that the hearing will not now take place.

Site Address: LEE MEADOW FARM SHAFTSBUROUGH LANE ILFRACOMBE
Description of development: ERECTION OF AGRICULTURAL WORKER'S DWELLING
Application refs: 54744 & 55532
Appellant’s name: MR & MRS M & T NUNNEY
Appeal refs: APP/X1118/A/13/2198111 & APP/X1118/2201972
Appeal start dates: 10 June 2013 & 24 July 2013

I am writing to inform you of the re-opening of appeals made by Mr and Mrs M & T Nunney against the failure of North Devon District Council to give notice of its decision within the appropriate period.

The appeals to which this notification relate will be re-opened and determined on the basis of a Hearing to be held on the 18th February 2014.

Please could as many residents as possible attend, thank you.

Eric Couling, Chair

2013 AGM Reports

posted 10 Jun 2013, 13:57 by LLRA: Online Administrator

These have now been added to the Minutes section and will also be printed in the next Lee & Link'Em News.

2013 AGM

posted 14 May 2013, 07:51 by LLRA: Online Administrator

Date confirmed as 21 May 2013. Agenda now available for download.

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