Pre-Planning Application Telecoms Mast – Haywards Lane, Child Okeford

In order to view documents or comment on the following application: P/PAEL/2021/02281 Proposal:Erect slim lattice style telecommunications mast with antennas & dish, ground based apparatus and ancillary development Location:Land at E 383208 N 112654 Haywards Lane Child Okeford Please click on the following link: https://planning.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/ and search reference number P/PAEL/2021/02281.…

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Reserved Matters Application – Haywards Lane/West of Allen Close

Members of the public are now welcome to view and comment on the Reserved Matters application for the following application: P/RES/2021/01582 Proposal:Erect 26 No. dwellings. (Reserved matters application to determine layout, scale, appearance and landscaping, following the grant of Outline Planning Permission No. 2/2019/0318/OUT). Location:Land Off Haywards Lane (West Of…

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Swarming Bees Collection Service

From personal experience swarming bees, although interesting can be pretty scary. Martin Rudd is offering a free collection service for bees. He is an insured member of the British Beekeeping Association and looking to collect and hive bees to pollinate wildflowers on the hill and also the trees in local…

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Vaccine Fraud – A Warning

Forwarded by Blandford Group Practice As of 7 January 2021, Action Fraud, the national reporting centre for fraud and cyber crime, had received 57 reports in relation to the COVID-19 vaccine. Pauline Smith, Head of Action Fraud, said: “The vaccine is a crucial tool in fighting the coronavirus and keeping…

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Hayward Bridges

Hayward Bridges Introduction There have been at least five ‘Heyford’ or, later, ‘Hayward bridges since the Norman Conquest 1. The story told here has been compiled from those historical sources that have survived but unfortunately the problems of COVID have meant that some which still reside in the vaults of…

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Comet Neowise

One of the joys in living in an undeveloped village is the lack of light pollution. Jo Gardner reports seeing Comet Neowise she says “It is appearing now in the NE night sky just to the right of the Big Dipper (saucepan!) and slightly below.  We saw it last night…

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