Beware! Climbing Scaffolding is Hazardous!

Children have been putting themselves in danger by climbing the scaffolding that currently shrouds a large part of Fairfield Hall, the directors of FHMC are reporting. Parents are being asked to stress to their offspring the fact that scaffolding is not only hazardous but they are putting themselves at risk of injury. They are also […]

Fairfield

FPC Land Transfer Proposals

Negotiations are continuing between FPC and the directors of the Fairfield Hall Management Company (FHMC) over boundaries for the proposed transfers of areas of land from the freeholder, Hotbed Investments to ourselves. FHMC’s proposals were given to the FPC meeting in March. FPC responded to them in a letter dated April 21 from chairman, Cllr […]

Middle School Admissions

FPC was shocked and surprised to hear of the lack of places at Etonbury School for leavers from Fairfield Park Lower School. FPC sought a meeting in 2016 with the Central Bedfordshire School admissions team and Cllr Steve Dixon to discuss whether the infrastructure was in place for older age groups.  We were assured that […]

Developer plans

Developer adds shop to plans

Lochailort Fairfield Ltd have notified the council that they are again revising their plans for housing adjoining the new school in Hitchin Road. They are re-submitting their plans to include space for a shop with apartments above. However, a medical facility does not form part of their new proposals. Once submitted, FPC will again look […]

FPC Strongly Opposes Developers Plans

Fairfield Parish Council has today submitted the following objections to the “Reserved Matters” application (See Note below) regarding the housing south of the Former Pig Testing Station and to the East of Hitchin Road. CB/17/00358/RM Land to east of Hitchin Road and south of Former Pig Testing Unit FPC object to the application on the […]

Orchard Restoration workshop

West Orchard

Work is going on at the far end (West Drive) of the West Orchard this week on the previous scrub land that was handed to the council by developer P J Livesey. This is the area where they proposed the building of two dormer bungalows which FPC and residents successfully opposed. The CBC ecologist and […]

Election Result

Steve Foster has been elected to fill the vacant position on the parish council. He lives in Brunel Walk with his wife Louise and two young sons aged 4 and 6. He has lived on Fairfield since 2006. The result of the bi-election on Thursday, February 23 for the vacant seat held was as follows: […]