Our Planning Panel meet once every 3 weeks generally, to review local planning applications. We advise both the District Council and the Town Council, together with Ward Councillors and applicants where necessary.
Members have a wide range of expertise in architecture, history, geology & conservation. Chair is Richard Swann RIBA & other members include John Peverley, Dr Pat Smith, Rebecca Harrison, Phil Gryce, Katy Duke, Jean Lowe & Debbie Little.
Two members (Richard & John) are members of Mendip District Councils’ Conservation Advisory Panel. We also attend the Saxonvale Stakeholder group.
Frome time to time we recommend buildings for Listed status.