Golf Club Application

This application has been withdrawn for the moment but we expect a new application.

We are about to have the peace and quiet of our villages destroyed.

A planning application is being made by Cricket St Thomas Golf Club concerning a landfill on the Golf Course

This if allowed to go ahead will have a significant impact on the quality of life for  all those who live and work in Chaffcombe, Cudworth , Knowle St Giles, and Cricket Malherbie.


Key information about this proposal

  • Over 140,000 tonnes of waste inert material imported into the parish making this the single LARGEST INERT WASTE LANDFILL IN SOMERSET.

  • Almost 300 extra lorry movements per week over a year.

  • Over 14,000 extra lorry movements a year on narrow unsuitable roads.

  • Severe disruption for 6 days per week to all traffic wanting access the A30 from the villages.

  • Traffic diverted down an unclassified road (New Lane) which in places is less than 8 feet wide. with few passing places.

  • Noise Congestion, Odour and Dust for up to 12 hours per day.

  • Traffic mayhem at the top of Knapps Lane.

  • If  you care about your village , the Environment and your quality of life please please object to this proposal.

  • By writing to Louisa Brown, South Somerset District Council. Brymton Way Yeovil BA20 2HT

Click on this link to see the planning application.

Click on this link to print out a letter of objection


Please act today, object to this application. stop destruction of a beautiful area.