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Solar Panels – Beare Green

There was a small presentation in Beare Green Village Hall at the beginning of January. It is suggested that we should provide 47 acres of good farming land to install a Solar “Farm’ on the land either side of the Capel By-pass between Wigmore Lane and the Beare Green Roundabout. This is the equivalent of 20 football pitches on either side of the road. These solar panels will provide a…

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Mole Valley Green Belt Boundary Review

The review was discussed on March 18th at a meeting of the full Parish Council but the Council’s response to the consultation will not be prepared and submitted until the 28th March when the consultation ends. However, although this magazine will not be distributed until after this date you will still be able to submit your response for a few days after that time. Listed below are some of the…

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Mole Valley Green Belt Boundary Review

This review has come up at very short notice with Mole valley Council inviting ‘views on its initial thoughts about reviewing the Green Belt Boundary around Mole Valley’s towns and larger villages by March 28th’. The Green Belt boundary review document and related information is available to view and comment on by visiting; www.molevalley.gov.uk/localplans and following the links. Because of the short notice, the Parish Council’s response to this consultation…

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Capel And Beare Green’s Green Belt

The Mole Valley District Council is under pressure from central government to find areas withing the Green Belt for building new homes, in order to meet stringent targets. About 75% of the Mole Valley is within the Green Belt which surrrounds London, its aim to prevent urban sprawl by keeping land permanently free from developent. The Mole Valley District Council is reviewing the Green Belt boundary, as there has to…

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