Decision details

S/3798/19/FL - Thriplow (Duxford Service Station, Car Showroom and Garage, Newmarket Road)

Decision Maker: Planning Committee, Development and Conservation Control Committee (see also Planning Committee)

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


All planning applications for Thriplow considered by the Planning Committee since May 2003. For individual reports, please click on the ‘Meetings’ tab above. For further details on all Thriplow planning applications, please visit our Planning Applications Database and select Thriplow from the drop-down list of parishes


Members visited the site on 11 February 2020.


The Joint Director of Planning and Economic Development had endorsed referral of this application to the Committee because of its significance in relation to the delegation policy.


Councillor Mark Brogan (Thriplow Parish Council) addressed the meeting.


Members engaged in a short debate exploring the possibility of installing shielding around the floodlights as a way of minimising the impact on neighbouring residdnts.


By six votes to two, with one abstention, the Planning Committee approved the application subject to the Conditions set out in the report from the Joint Director of Planning and Economic Development.


(Councillors Bradnam, Cahn, Fane, Heylings, Milnes and Rippeth voted to approve the application. Councillor Heather Williams and Wright voted to refuse. Councillor Roberts abstained and Councillor John Batchelor was not present.)

Publication date: 03/03/2020

Date of decision: 12/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 12/02/2020 - Planning Committee

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