Gravel work halted to SAVE Ratty

Work has been halted at a gravel pit in St Osyth Priory grounds because they did not have planning permission (Gazette Monday 3rd May.). Although the owners claim that they were not told they needed it by the previous owners the work has been stopped until they re-apply. Given that the area within the Priory grounds is the home of much wildlife it beggars belief why any work is carried out there at all that would disturb the natural habitat of wildlife. It is time that those who preach the protection of wildlife did their job more thoroughly and immediately it is brought to their...

Story in Gazette

In the letters page of the Gazette a gentleman is suggesting that we all get together to fight this unnecessary building of houses in our areas. There are thousands of houses to let so why do we need more.Not only are developers building houses we do not need but where are the buyers coming from, the employment opportunities and the local facilities to support them. Together we could be stronger, food for thought. I think he might be onto something here and we should consider...

Garden Fete 21/08/10 10:30am 39 Mill Street, St Osyth

Save Our St.Osyth / Methodist Church Garden Fete 39 Mill Street 10.30 to 12.00 noon. Raffle, tombolas, book stall, cake stall and refreshments. ENTRANCE and Lucky Ticket 50p. The garden at No 39 has an excellent View the site of the proposed West Field Development of 190 houses. SOS information...