Jun 23

Pondtail Wood Update 23rd June 2016

Below is a summary of the activity relating to the site from the involved agencies:




  • The case will be discussed at the National Park Authority meeting at the South Downs Centre on Thursday 23 June 2016 at 2pm.
  • Brighton & Hove Friends of the Earth posted on their Facebook page an item which was a copy of a letter they were sending to SDNPA and stating that a representative of CPRE would be at the NPA meeting. The following link is to the post:


  • SDNPA will provide a media release later today, Thursday 23 June from the Authority Chair reassuring the public of the joint attention the site is receiving from all agencies.


Mid Sussex District Council


No activity past seven days.


Forestry Commission


No activity past seven days.


Environment Agency


No activity past seven days.




Next week the Bulletin will be circulated on Friday 1 July 2016.


Key dates


  • Stop Notice was served on the13 June 2016 and took effect immediately.
  • The Enforcement Notice was served on the13
    June and will take effect on 12th July 2016.
  • Remedial work specified in the Enforcement Notice must be completed by 23rd August 2016 (42 days from when the notice takes effect).


SDNPA Website


SDNPA website has a dedicated webpage with regular updates at: