Isham Parish Council

Serving the people of Isham

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Clerk: Mrs Alison McLaven
6 Wellingborough Road, Isham
Northamptonshire NN14 1HR

Tel: 01536 722640

Tags: planning

DB Symmetry consultation

We have received the following information from Kettering Borough

Town and Country Planning Acts

Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended)



DB Symmetry (Kettering) LLP



Full Application (EIA): Construction work for the dualling of A509 between A14 jct 9 and Symmetry Park employment site, with new roundabout, associated drainage, lighting and landscaping



A509 Kettering... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 09:54 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

Judicial Review

Dear Parishioner, Following on from the recent disappointment of the DB Symmetry application being approved the Parish Council have been giving further consideration as to whether any other options are available. As you are most probably aware we were most unhappy with how Kettering Borough Council have dealt with the appeal and the latest application. So after discussion with our Consultant we have... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 11:55 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

Request for support calling in DB Symmetry planning application

The Parish Council would appreciate it if as many residents as possible supported our request to 'call in' this application. We have attached a letter and documents relating to this. Please email support for this to and

Posted: Wed, 27 Mar 2019 11:47 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

19th March Possible meeting date - KBC/DB Symmetry

It has come to our attention that KBC may decide to hold a planning committee meeting on Tuesday 19th March however this would not be announced until 5 days beforehand. Please therefore mark this provisionally in your diary and I will confirm as soon as we know. Usually their meetings start circa 7pm and are held at their offices off Bowling Green Road.

Also in a previous post one of the email addresses... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 09:16 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

christopher brazely - email correction- DB symmetry request for help

Just to advise that the email address for CHristoper Brazely should have a .uk at the end, meaning the correct address is

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 09:11 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

DB Symmetry - request for further help

Just a short update and a further request for your support.

You may be aware that the Borough Council of Wellingborough recently discussed the latest planning application submitted by DB Symmetry and three of us were permitted the opportunity to speak against the development. Whilst we realised that it was most unlikely that BCW would ask KBC to refuse the application we were hopeful that they would... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 10:22 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

DB Symmetry and Bypass

As you know the situation regarding the DB Symmetry planning applications and its connection (or not!) with the bypass is very complicated. To date the residents of Isham have been deserted by BCW and KBC.

The original application by DBS was refused and DBS are now appealing that decision. DBS have also submitted a new application virtually identical to the original one…. It's all part of their... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:43 by Alison McLaven

Tags: Planning

Appeal Ref: APP/L2820/W/18/3208228 - Land at Kettering Southoff A509 north of Isham

We have received the attached letter from Kettering Borough Council informing us that they do not propose to defend their own Councillors decision to refuse the application at the inquiry. We have also been informed that the Borough Council of Wellingborough will also not assist at the inquiry in defending the refusal. This inaction by both of our local Borough Councils are to say the least very disappointing... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 10:14 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

D B Symmetry appeal

The Planning Inspectorate have issued the 'Bespoke Programme' for the Public Inquiry in respect of the planning appeal made by DB Symmetry. Please note that the Inquiry date is set to commence on Wednesday 8th May 2019 and will be held in the Council Chamber at KBC offices. Provisionally 6 sitting days have been indicated but these will be confirmed once the witnesses have been determined. Another... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Oct 2018 15:19 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning

DB symmetry appeal further information

The Parish Council have been notified that DB Symmetry have lodged an appeal against the decision made by Kettering Borough Council to refuse their outline planning application. We understand that KBC are going to suggest to the Planning Inspectorate that the Inquiry is held at KBC's offices commencing on the 11th February 2019, this together with the length of the appeal is yet to be ratified by the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:42 by Alison McLaven

Tags: News, planning