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How to get a potential development site into the Local Plan

We would like to apologise for using this link from the Daily Mail about the future of the Dale Farm site to the north of Basildon, but it does raise some interesting points: … 413 more words


Developers and Basildon Council vs residents

This guest post may seem like an amenity issue that wouldn’t be of interest to us at the South Essex Heckler. However, as it’s another example of a property developer doing what they want and riding roughshod over the wishes of local residents, aided and abetted by a combination of collusion and ineptitude from Basildon Council, we feel it’s worth publishing. 657 more words


Brooke House residents sidelined by Basildon Council

Brooke House is a Grade 2 listed building – it now seems to be in the way of Basildon Council’s plans for the town centre. 264 more words


Dale Farm - handy for Basildon Council to have as a development option

It seems that Basildon Council are keeping their options open as to whether the Dale Farm site gets included in its draft local plan as a site for housing development: … 273 more words


Blinking "Ell, Green Belt to suffer? Castle Point Council miss out Again on Government Hand Out!

DCLG have announced a short list of areas in which support is to be given to develop Garden Villages.

“The first ever garden villages, which have the potential to deliver more than 48,000 homes across England, have been given government backing.”

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New Local Plan

The frustrations of a tenant representative...

Below is the text of a letter forwarded to us by our friends at Basildon & Southend Housing Action which eloquently illustrates the frustrations of their St. 654 more words


Xmas cheer for Brooke House

A small victory but one to celebrate… The St. Martin’s ward representative for Basildon & Southend Housing Action has been spending their time building up a relationship with the security staff at the Brooke House block in the town centre. 107 more words