NHC consultation on the planning application for Dixies Meadow


Please send your response to NHC (as the Local Planning Authority) by Saturday 22nd April


You can submit your comments:



  • by post to PO Box 10613, NG6 6DW, ensuring you include the application reference number as well as your name and address.

 Full Planning Permission: Erection of 12 dwellings with associated hard and soft landscaping, creation of vehicular access, public open space and children's play area. NHC ref. 23/00666/FP.

To see the full application documents put the NHC ref. no. into the planning search box


 The applicant, Jarvis Homes Ltd, was invited by the Parish Council to give a short presentation at the April Parish Council meeting on Wednesday 5th and also to attend the site meeting on Saturday 8th April.

At the meeting on 8th April the Parish Council voted to object to the application on the grounds that it is contrary to the District Local Plan and the Ashwell Neighbourhood Plan.

The Parish Council is currently formulating its detailed response to the Planning Officer and will publish this as soon as it is available.

E​xtract draft minutes

A proposal was made, and seconded, that an objection to the application be made on the grounds that the proposals were contrary to the policies of the Local Plan and the Neighbourhood Plan. It was agreed that the response to the NHC Planning Officer would include details of inaccuracies and discrepancies in the application as well as contraventions of relevant policies. It was noted that a section 106 claim would be submitted to NHC for implementation should permission be granted.

The proposal was agreed (unanimous).

Wednesday 12th April 2023