Decision details

192049/FUL - Queen Anne's School, Henley Road, Caversham

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Development of a new artificial pitch, fencing, floodlights and acoustic fence. Erection of a pavilion and changing rooms. Floodlighting of Tennis Courts. Erection of an Indoor Tennis building. Consolidation to remove dip in the natural grass playing fields.


The Executive Director of Economic Growth and Neighbourhood Services submitted a report on the above application.  An update report was tabled at the meeting which made a number of corrections and clarifications to the main report and set out written statements submitted by objectors in lieu of or in addition to speaking at the Committee.


Comments and objections were received and considered.


Objector Helen Savidge, the applicant’s agent Neil Boddington, and Thames Ward councillor Paul Carnell attended the meeting and addressed the Committee on this application.


Resolved –


That planning permission for application 192049/FUL be granted, subject to the conditions and informatives as recommended in the original report, with an additional condition to require submission and approval of materials for the pitch surface and enclosure and that the community use agreement, to be secured by condition, include contact details to allow neighbours to report disturbances or any other problems arising from use of the sports facilities.

Publication date: 11/02/2021

Date of decision: 13/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/01/2021 - Planning Applications Committee

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