NCC Minerals and Waste Development Framework

Overview

Thank you to everybody who attended the meeting at the village hall on Tuesday 25th March 2009. A total of 108 people attended. The minutes of this meeting are available here.

Norfolk County Council has published details of future potential mineral & waste development sites in this area – we all now have an opportunity to comment on these sites and influence future planning permissions for mineral extraction and waste facilities in and around our village. Follow the links below to view further information on each proposal.

There are four proposals that directly affect the village:

Reference Applicant Location Description
WAS 09 Mr McLeod Off Reed Lane north of Litcham Road Composting, processing of recyclables, inert waste recycling, waste transfer
WAS 10 Mr McLeod North edge of old Airfield Inert waste recycling, household waste recycling centre --REFUSED--
WAS 11 Mr McLeod Longham Hall Inert waste recycling --REFUSED--
MIN 66 Tarmac Land Between New Road and Litcham Road Sand and gravel extraction --REFUSED--


In addition, there are five other proposals that may impact the village due to traffic:

Reference Applicant Location Description
WAS 21 EAS (Plant Hire) Ltd Paynes Business Park, Beeston Processing of recyclables, inert waste recycling, waste transfer
MIN 23 RG Carter Land North of Beeston Sand and gravel extraction --REFUSED--
MIN 68 Tarmac Watery Lane, Beeston Sand and gravel extraction
MIN 61 East Anglian Stone Punch Farm, Beeston Sand and gravel extraction
MIN 100 Birketts LLP Point Farm, Litcham Road, Beeston Sand and gravel extraction --REFUSED--

 

We have set up a working committee to coordinate the village response to the proposals. Contact details for the members of the committee are available here.