Please scroll down to see the Neighbourhood Development Plan in advance of the referendum on Thursday 15th February 2018

Planning Applications

The parish council receives regular links from the Forest of Dean District Council to planning applications for sites within the parish, and a monthly summary is produced:

Planning Report February 2018

Planning Report January 2018

Planning Report December 2017

Planning Report November 2017

Planning Report October 2017

Planning Report September 2017

Planning Report August 2017

Planning Report July 2017

Planning Report June 2017

Planning Report May 2017

Planning Report April 2017

Planning Report March 2017

Planning Report February 2017

Planning Report January 2017

Planning Report November 2016


Individual applications

Please see below links to individual applications for premises licensing as well as land-use planning permission

P0985/17/FUL amended description for Blakemore Park

P0471/17/FUL revised plans for 28 houses at School Lane

P0128/18/FUL residential conversion at rear of Central Stores

P0104/18/FUL extension to Wyvern, Church Road

P0095/18/HED removal of hedge by May Hill distribution reservoir

P1972/17/FUL detached dwelling at Barn Farm off Mill Lane

P0985/17/FUL revised plans for log cabins at Blakemore Park

P1945/17/TCA tree surgery at Shirelle Old Hill

P1907/17/FUL retention of mobile home at Purlieu Farm

P1853/17/FUL removal of planning condition at Upper Boxbush Farm

P1752/17/FUL barn conversion at The Nest Chessgrove Lane

P1748/17/LBC listed building barn conversion at Brook Farm

P1747/17/FUL barn conversion at Brook Farm

P1742/17/AG erection of a steel portal framed building at Chessgrove Farm

P1712/17/FUL demolition of former postal sorting office

P0096/17/DISCON discharge of planning conditions at Magnolia House The Slad

P1695/17/TCA tree surgery at Merlindene Old Monmouth Road

P1598/17/TE proposal for a new radio mast at Court Farm Church Lane

P1544/17/FUL extension at Lynden Lea Chessgrove Lane

P1468/17/FUL change of use of land at Chessgrove Cottage

P1437/17/FUL extension at The Dials Ross Road

P0076/17/DISCON discharge of planning conditions at Blakemore Park

P1307/17/FUL two new dwellings off Old Monmouth Road

P1199/17/FUL new greenhouse and oil tank at Court Leet, Church Road

P1191/17/FUL change of use at Unit 21 Harts Barn

P1133/17/FUL loft conversion at San Remo, Folly Lane

P1093/17/TCA tree surgery at Court Leet, Church Road

P0985/17/FUL 60 log cabins at Blakemore Park

P0970/17/FUL extension at High Meadows, Yartleton Lane

P0693/17/FUL erection of a new garage at Mernoch, Old Hill

P0595/17/FUL extension at Hazeldene, Old Hill

P0039/17/DISCON discharge of planning conditions at Court Farm

P0471/17/FUL 28 houses for School Lane

P0385/17/TCA tree surgery at 4 The Napping

P0307/17/FUL garage conversion at 2 Bathams Close

P0305/17/FUL building extensions at San Remo, Folly Lane

P0222/17/AG steel frame portal at Durla Barn

P0247/17/TCA tree surgery at Wyvern, Church Road

P1787/16/TE monopole on land off Hobbs Lane

P0057/17/FUL variation of conditions at Knapp House Barn

P0056/17/FUL variation of conditions at Knapp House Barn

P0054/17/TCA tree removal at Knapp House, Monmouth Road

P1739/16/FUL Conservatory at Holly Tree House, Nupend Lane

P1712/16/FUL New dwelling at the Mill House, Mill Lane

P1624/16/FUL extension to Laburnum Cottage

P1582/16/FUL additional log cabins at Dick Whittington Farm Park

P1530/16/FUL Barn conversion at The Nest, Chessgrove Lane

P1494/16/FUL New Dwelling at Kingford, Napping Lane

P1472/16/FUL Extension to Perry Barn, Mill Lane

P1481/16/TCA Tree felling at West View, Church Road


Neighbourhood Development Plan

The Localism Act 2011 allows parish councils in England to produce neighbourhood development plans that supplement other planning policies with more local information. Here is the final version of the plan for Longhope and supporting documents.  The public referendum on the plan will take place on Thursday 15th February 2018.

Longhope Parish Neighbourhood Development Plan


Longhope NDP Consultation Document

Longhope NDP Basic conditions Statement

Longhope NDP Evidence base

Longhope NDP Map1 Allocations Plan

Longhope NDP Map2 Parish Boundary

Longhope NDP Map3 DSB changes


Here also is the report of the external examiner:

Longhope Neighbourhood Development Plan – Examiner’s report