Chalkpit Lorries

Chalkpit Quarry appeal allowed, Surrey County Council lose the case

200 daily limit on HGV movements approved by Planning Inspector Continued

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Chalkpit lorries public inquiry

The crucial Chalkpit lorries public inquiry has now closed and the Inspector is considering his decision. It's likely to take at least several weeks before we know the verdict. ... Continued

Chalkpit lorries public inquiry to last 4 days - starts 21 January 2020. A venue has still to be agreed

The Planning Inspectorate has now fixed the date for a 4 day public inquiry into the Chalkpit Quarry operator's appeal against conditions on the lorries agreed by Surrey County Council in October last year. The operator Southern Gravel is appealing against the limit of 112 HGV movements a day - it wants a daily limit of 200 HGV movements. The compa ... Continued

Just a reminder that next Wednesday 17 July is the deadline for comments to be sent to the Chalkpit appeal Planning Inspector

The quarry operator Southern Gravel is appealing against the limit of 112 HGV movements a day - it wants a daily limit of 200 HGV movements. The company is also appealing against two other conditions in the planning permission approved by Surrey County Council on 17 October last year: one is the condition prohibiting HGVs leaving the quarry during scho ... Continued

16 Jun 2019

Chalkpit lorries public inquiry - 17 July deadline for comments

Chalkpit Quarry operator Southern Gravel's appeal against the limit of 112 HGV movements a day is to be decided by a public inquiry. Southern Gravel wants a daily limit of 200 HGV movements (100 in and 100 out). The company is also appealing agains ... Continued ...


25 May 2019

4 day Chalkpit lorries public inquiry - January 2020

21 July 2019 Chalkpit lorries public inquiry to last 4 days - starts 21 January 2020. A venue has still to be agreed. The Planning Inspectorate has now fixed the date for a 4 day public inquiry into the Chalkpit Quarry ... Continued ...


17 May 2019

Chalkpit quarry operator, Southern Gravel Limited, lodges an appeal

17 May 2019 The Chalkpit quarry operator, Southern Gravel Limited, has lodged an appeal against Surrey County Council's daily limit of 112 HGVs. As soon as we have more details we will be taking legal advice. Souther ... Continued ...


17 Oct 2018

Chalkpit HGVs - Your Views

Please let us know your views on the 112 Chalkpit HGV daily limit (56 in and 56 out) approved by Surrey County Council on 17 October 2018. This was a reduction from the 156 HGV daily limit being proposed by the County Council. We have been getting a lo ... Continued ...


08 Oct 2018

Chalkpit quarry lorries decision

17 October 2018 Please let us know your views on the 112 Chalkpit HGV daily limit (56 in and 56 out) approved by Surrey County Council on 17 October 2018. This was a reduction from the 156 HGV daily limit being proposed by the County Council. ... Continued ...


06 Jun 2018

County Council set to cave in over Chalkpit lorries - please write in now to object

OLRG now has confirmation that Surrey County Council (SCC) is giving in to pressure from the Chalkpit quarry operator, Southern Gravel, over a daily limit on Chalkpit quarry lorries despite major road safety concerns. A Ietter to Southern Gravel's ... Continued ...


02 Jun 2018

HGV hell - please write in now

County Council set to cave in over Chalkpit lorries - please write in now to object OLRG now has confirmation that Surrey County Council (SCC) is giving in to pressure from the Chalkpit quarry operator, Southern Gravel, over a daily limit on Chalkpit q ... Continued ...


26 Apr 2018

Chalkpit lorries latest

Residents have reported a large reduction in the number of Chalkpit quarry lorries in recent days. They are concerned that the reduction appears to coincide with a traffic survey being carried out near the quarry in Chalkpit Lane which we understand start ... Continued ...


17 Mar 2018

Chalkpit lorries - still no decision

Surrey County Council has now said that it will not be deciding the review of planning controls on Chalkpit Quarry this month. There has been speculation that the decision would, at last, be made at an SCC meeting on 21 March. But yesterday a County ... Continued ...


12 Feb 2018

Review of planning controls on Chalkpit Quarry.

We are receiving queries about when Surrey County Council will decide on the review of planning controls on Chalkpit Quarry. ... Continued ...