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Archive for the ‘Countryside access’ Category

I have recently been contacted about whether the Chanctonbury County Local Committees (CLC) could give a grant to parish councils that wished to approve a Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) which did not have a high priority for direct County Council funding.  There has been a clear policy decision that the CLC would not fund parish […]

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Red Gate Pig Farm meeting tonight 21 January

by derekdeedman on 21 January, 2013

This meeting has been organised by Bramber Parish Council to take place at Beeding & Bramber Village Hall, starting at 7pm. Representatives from South Downs National Park will be present together with the owner of the Farm and local residents. The meeting was organised to enable the owner of the Farm to report back on progress he […]

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Downs Link Crossing Blow

by derekdeedman on 15 January, 2013

The hopes for use of sustainable transport funding relating to the South Downs National Park to provide a safer Downs Link crossing of the A283 at Bramber have been dashed.   A site meeting last November I had with County officers and West Sussex local Access Forum representatives looking at the various options had led to some […]

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Bramber Parish Council meets on Thursday

by derekdeedman on 27 November, 2012

The next Bramber Parish Council meeting is on 29 November at the Bramber & Beeding Village Hall, starting at 7pm. Items on the agenda include: – 1. Progress on Gas Works in The Street 2. Road Signage 3. Red Gate (Pig )Farm 4.Youth Provision               My report to the Council will include: – The County Council meeting 19 […]

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This application is detailed on the South Downs National Park website. (If you are unable to find this direct you can access the planning applications part of their website via the link under planning on this website, derekdeedman.me.uk)  It will be seen that comments can be made and concerns raised on the application. I am […]

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Downs Link crossing of A283 review

by derekdeedman on 11 November, 2012

As previously reported there is a small amount of funding available this year for design work on making the crossing of the A283 in Bramber safer. I joined a number of Countryside Access Forum representatives (cycling, equestrians, County Rights of Way staff) for a walk around the Downs Link in Bramber on Friday to review the various options. There […]

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Annington Pig Farm update

by derekdeedman on 5 November, 2012

Following my discussions during the year with the South Downs Way National Trail Officer from the South Downs National Park Authority about this eyesore on the South Downs above Bramber, he discussed the situation with several South Down Local Access Forum members and observers attending the Access Forum meeting last month. In particular the difficulties for […]

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This bid relates to minor infrastructure improvements that seek to make public transport and cycling the most attractive transport options in gaining access to the National Park. My suggestions were outlined in a previous post on this website. The Transport Planner in the Policy Team has informed me that with the partners, the Team is currently finalising […]

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Further to my previous post on this, I have now asked the Planning and Transport Policy Team at County Hall to include four additional schemes in the Sustainable Transport Bid relating to minor infrastructure improvements. These improvements seek to make public transport and cycling better transport options in gaining access to the National Park.  These are: […]

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The Government has agreed a bid from the County Council and the South Downs National Park to support minor infrastructure improvements that seek to make public transport, walking and cycling the most attractive transport options in gaining access to the National Park.  There are only two schemes for this area included in the draft list. […]

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