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Yes, but no, but…reluctantly…yes; but… The messy Holy Trinity application.

6 July 2015……..Yes, but no, but yes, but….. This famous catchphrase from “Little Britain” reflects how the planning dept’s decision report comes across.  What is proposed (a surgery) is a) needed, but b) pretty appalling, selfish, ugly and may never … Continue reading

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How do we get Trees the recognition they deserve?

24 March 2015…..Local authorities seem to tolerate more than proudly display and cosset their street-planted trees.  Mostly they reduce their appearance to that of a loo brush, regardless of species, biannually hacking crown growth back into that old-lady tight-perm look.  Crazed black skeletons freaking-out-look … Continue reading

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Holy Trinity Church, Hove….let’s have a look at what it’s about

12 February 2015…..When built in 1863 Holy Trinity Church stood in a field.  A low boundary wall went up around it in 1866 – presumably needed because of the development going on that would soon see it surrounded.  The wall … Continue reading

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Designed-in conflicts of interest: the Holy Trinity Church pharmacy and GP surgery proposal

BH2014/04360 and BH2014/04361 Conversion to a GP surgery with its main entrance and …*alarm bells*…  an unfortunate newbuild pharmacy – both opening onto busy Goldstone Villas 20 January 2015…..Since 2008 here has been some secrecy and stalemate around the future … Continue reading

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The unholy mess that is Listed Holy Trinity Church

12 May 2013…..If left long enough, to degrade ‘enough’, the Grade 2 Listing of this church will be challenged by whoever owns it at the time and who may  seek to demolish it.   Please click here to view the … Continue reading

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