Tag Archives: Major Developments

King Alfred: Another one bites the dust (gets a shove out the door)

11 October 19…..Last Wednesday morning, 2nd October, I met up with Rob Starr for a coffee at his invitation.  He wanted to update me on where things were in the wake of partners, Crest Nicholson, withdrawing in August from the … Continue reading

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The Crest Nicholson withdrawal from King Alfred – keeping the record straight

20.08.19…..Last Monday, on the Glorious 12th, a phone call out of the blue from Rob Starr informed me that a press release was to go out in a week’s time announcing that Crest could not proceed.  But…and there was an … Continue reading

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Is BHCC deliberately seeking to drive employers out of Newtown Road, Hove?

03.7.19…..The Sackville Trading Estate application BH2018/0369 has hung around since last autumn’s public exhibition of MODA/Mayfield build-to-expensively rent with an upmarket Care Home of £400,000 leasehold flats.  On 10th July it goes to Committee with a recommendation of Minded to … Continue reading

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Hundreds of flats to be heaved into a tiny part of Davigdor Road Hove

16.06.19…..When owners/leaseholders of Retail class properties cannot make money out of things they turn to cafe use or selling alcohol to try to save their bacon.  Result – too many cafes and the Council scrambling to create zones that cannot … Continue reading

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Kicking GP provision into the long grass….official Planning Apps consultee failure

13.04.19…..When I read the Clinical Commissioning Group response for the Lyon Close application I put in a response for saveHOVE asking that the Planning Department consult the Charter Medical Centre and the new Trinity one in Blatchington Road in the … Continue reading

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