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Welcome to the Newland Parish Council website

The parish is situated in the west of Gloucestershire, adjacent to the Welsh border, in the Royal Forest of Dean and partly in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Parish Council serves the villages of Clearwell, Newland and Redbrook, together with the hamlets of Stowe, Stowe Green and Trow Green, and parts of Sling and Whitecliff. 




NATURAL ENGLAND "..will destroy the Slade Brook SSSI" 

Newland ChurchRiver Wye

Newland Church - the 'Cathedral of the Forest'

River Wye from Wyegate Lane towards Bigsweir Bridge



Date of update


Quarrying 17 Jan 

Template letter of objection to latest application

Minutes of committee meeting 16/1/2018 

Highways 16 Jan Closure of A466 Redbrook - Bigsweir 
Highways 10 Dec Closure of A466 south of Tintern 
Finance & transparency 3 Jan Bank reconciliation 1/1/2018 
Quarrying 3 Jan Breedon's issue inaccurate and misleading leaflet about their latest planning application. 
Snow and flood wardens 30 Dec New page 
Quarrying 7 Dec Outline details of application to expand Stowe Hill quarry. 
Planning 7 Dec New application for expansion of Clearwell & Stowe Hill quarries 
Highways 7 Dec Newland road closure - 18/19 January 
Planning 29 Nov Clearwell quarry application for delay in restoration & bund installation 
Meetings minutes 29 Nov Monthly Council meeting 28 Nov 

Next scheduled update to the site: 23rd January 2018


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