Development Watch Alert The Coombes - council actions update
Residents may be interested to know that Wokingham Borough Council has updated its news page with further actions to protect the Coombes as follows:
Coombes Woodland: Further action to protect woodlands
Update July 31 2019
An enforcement notice was served on 21 May 2019 regarding the unauthorised culverting of a ditch and removal of bund. This has now been appealed and we are waiting for a start date from the Planning Inspectorate.
A further enforcement notice was served on 19 July 2019 regarding the unauthorised extension of the water tank. The land owner has indicated that they are going to appeal.
The Article 4 Direction which came into effect on 23 January 2019 was confirmed on 18 July 2019, this prevents the erection of fences and temporary structures without first getting planning permission.
This and previous council enforcement actions regarding the Coombes can be found on WBC's website at
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