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Chamber submission to Mayday Saxonvale planning application

Notice of Annual General Meeting

NOTICE of ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Frome & District Chamber of Commerce The Annual General Meeting will be held at 6pm Thursday 21st October 2021 at the Upstairs Bar, Three Swans Pub, King Street, Frome AGENDA Apologies for absence To approve the Minutes of the 2019...

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Chamber submission to Mayday Saxonvale planning application

Saxonvale – the next steps

Outline planning permission was granted by Mendip District Council in February 2021. The application described Saxonvale as ‘5.16 ha of previously developed land and lies within Frome town centre’ so this was the last significant portion of employment land in the town...

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Chamber submission to Mayday Saxonvale planning application

Chamber position on Commerce Park application to extend

Frome and District Chamber of Commerce welcomes any new provision of employment land, to meet the excess demand for this in Frome, rebalance the housing developments, and meet the targets in MDC's Local Plan. We would welcome it more if it was within or better...

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Chamber submission to Mayday Saxonvale planning application

Frome weekly markets

We joined many in Frome in our disappointment with Mendip District Council's decision to shorten weekday markets and stop the Saturday market in Frome. Below is the email sent to Cllr Joshua Burr by our President. Dear Cllr Burr I am sure you have had a lot of...

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Chamber submission to Mayday Saxonvale planning application

Chamber position on forthcoming Saxonvale decision

Below is the text of an email sent by Committee member Neil Howlett on behalf of the Chamber to the planning board ahead of its January 2021 meeting to decide the Saxonvale application. Frome & District Chamber of Commerce has always supported the development of...

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