Tag: Conservation Advisory Group

West Hill Watch

Jim Gowan’s West Hill Watch Giant Sign Proposed in Surrey Street An advertising sign covering almost 27 square meters of a wall facing Brighton Station, a grade two star building, has also been recommended for refusal by the Conservation Advisory Group (CAG). The application has been made by […]

Letters

In the June/July edition of The Whistler,  one of the reports in Jim Gowans’ regular West Hill Watch column highlighted a planning application for 1 Clifton Street. We reproduce that here, a letter from the owner and a reply from Jim. 1 Clifton Street An application to return […]

Local Developments

Jim Gowans, WHCA’s rep on the Conservation Advisory Group, assesses local developments…. SAVE FRONT GARDENS The CAG to the City Council passed a resolution recently urging the City Council to save front gardens in conservation areas and throughout the City. The conversion of gardens to hard-standings for vehicles […]

Local Developments

Jim Gowans, WHCA’s rep on the Conservation Advisory Group, assesses local developments… BUCKINGHAM LODGE TREES AT RISK When permission was granted to construct an additional storey on the roof of Buckingham Lodge a condition was imposed that required trees to be planted around the building. The developers now […]