Melksham Lane Solar Farm update

British Solar Renewables (BSR) has emailed us to say that they have withdrawn their application for a solar farm at Melksham Lane, for now.  Here is BSR’s email. Dear Mark, BSR have taken the decision to withdraw the application for now. If and when we decide to resubmit we will contact you in the first instance and re-run an exhibition prior to a formal submission. With kind regards, […]

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Melksham Lane Solar Farm update

British Solar Renewables (BSR) has emailed us to say that they have submitted the outstanding documentation to Wiltshire Council.  We wait to see what Wiltshire Council will do.  Here is BSR’s email. Dear Mary, Please be advised that BSR submitted the outstanding documentation to Wiltshire Council last week. Wiltshire Council are now progressing with their validation process and I will be back in touch once we’ve received confirmation that […]

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Melksham Lane Solar Farm update

British Solar Renewables (BSR) has still not sent Wiltshire Council any of the information required to validate their application.  Wiltshire Council has now written to BSR to say they have closed the case. Here is the text of the email that Wiltshire Council sent to BSR. Dear Ms Spearman, A set of planning application forms, fee and a plan was submitted by you in relation to the above proposal on […]

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Melksham Lane Solar Farm update

We have received an email from British Solar Renewables with an update on their application to build a solar farm between Melksham Lane and Mill Lane.  You can read it here. The working party to help the village oppose the solar farm had its first meeting on Thursday.  We discussed how to identify valid planning objections, the best ways to mobilise opposition and how we can lobby against the […]

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