Pyotts House, Pyotts hill

A planning application has been submitted to Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council for permission to build 12 houses at Pyotts Hill, Chinham.

This application threatened to allow cars and lorries on the National Cycle Network route 23 (NCN23) along Long Lane in Chineham and to put bollards across Pyotts Hill in two places.

Cycle Basingstoke participated in several consultations and submitted comments against this development (see below).

On 10th August 2016, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council rejected this application largely on the grounds that "it would not provide safe, suitable or convenient access for all users" and "The proposal does not give due regard to pedestrian or cycle movements..."

This application later went to appeal (read more...)