Here are the planning applications in your area validated by East Cambridgeshire District Council this week (February 12).

Monday, February 12

Demolish existing conservatory and replacement single storey rear extension - 5 Acred Close, Little Downham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 2SE - 24/00165/FUL

T1 Grand fir or similar - Dismantle to near ground level and remove all arisings. Reason for works: To avoid further damage to walls and path from roots, tree is unsuitably large for garden and blocks sunlight - 22E High Street, Haddenham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 3XA - 24/00156/TRE

To discharge Condition 18 (residential travel welcome pack for sustainable transport) of decision 16/01166/OUM dated 30 July 2019 for outline planning application for residential development of up to 50 dwellings, new vehicular and pedestrian access from Ox Meadow, public open space including allotments and associated infrastructure - Site to South and East Ox Meadow, Bottisham, Cambridgeshire, CB35 9FL - 16/01166/DISE

T1 Ash - Crown reduce by 1m - 40 Lynn Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 1DA - 24/00163/TRE

To discharge Condition 2 (scheme of biodiversity improvement)  5 (soft landscaping) of decision 23/00072/FUL for change of use of land to mixed residential/business 2 new parking spaces for disabled access, erection of office and visitors reception and creation of gardens (Retrospective) - Watermans Lodge, Brandon Creek, Littleport, Ely, Cambridgeshire, PE38 0PP - 23/00072/DISA

T1 Walnut - Fell due to abnormal growth pattern compromising the structural integrity of the tree, to ensure the safety of the surrounding environment, individuals and infrastructure and to promote the health and growth of adjacent vegetation - 8 The Street, Snailwell, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7LX - 24/00159/TRE

T1 and T2 two common Oak - removing secondary and tertiary branches, crown lift to 4.5 metres above ground level over the driveway and garden of 71 Duchess Drive. Crown lift to 5.2 metres above ground level over the road. Remove epicormic shoots on trunks to a height of 4 metres above ground level. Prune to clear telephone line by 0.5 of a metre - Reason for work is to maintain clearance over the road, driveway and garden and from the overhead telephone line - 71 Duchess Drive, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8AJ - 24/00164/TPO

To discharge Conditions 12 (landscaping scheme), 13 (external lighting) and 14 (cycle store) of decision dated 16 March 2022 for 21/00625/RMM dated 16.03.2022 for Reserved matters of appearance, landscaping, layout and scale of previously approved 19/00180/OUM for Erection of 40 new dwellings, substation and associated infrastructure and works following demolition of all buildings and structures on site, all matters reserved apart from access - 64  Station Road, Haddenham, Cambridgeshire, CB6 3XD - 21/00625/DISC

Tuesday, February 13

T1 Willow - Cut heavy boughs back to re-establish historical pollard. T2 Willow - Establish pollard at 0.3m height. T3 and T4 Willow - Establish pollard at 1.5m height. T5 and T6 Willow - Trim low young growth to head height (light hand pruning) T7 Willow - Cut back horizontal growth in river by approx half length - Plots 4 and 5 River Lark Bank, Spooners Drove, Isleham, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5RQ - 24/00167/TPO

Residential development of up to 2 dwellings and associated infrastructure - Land Between 23 and 35 The Cotes, Soham, Cambridgeshire - 24/00059/PIP

Solar PV system up to 67 kWp in size and will be installed on the rooftops - 9 Henry Crabb Road, Littleport, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 1SE - 24/00168/SON

To Vary Condition 1 (Approved Plans) 3 (foul and surface water drainage scheme) 4 (materials of external surfaces) of previously approved 22/00074/FUL dated 30 March 2022 for a proposed bungalow, garage, parking, access & site works along with outbuilding to be used as a workshop for restoration of vintage tractors - Land Adjacent 141 Brook Street, Soham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5AE - 24/00170/VAR

Wednesday, February 14

T1 Norway Maple - Reduce height and spread on all sides by 1.5m back to previous pruning points T2 Silver Birch - Reduce height and spread on all sides by 1.5m back to previous pruning points - Laburnum House, 8 High Street, Lode, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB25 9FW - 24/00175/TRE

Thursday, February 15

To discharge Condition 3 (surface water drainage), 4 (construction drainage), 10 (boundary treatments), 11 (external materials), 12 (energy efficiency), 19 (accessibility and adaptability) of decision dated 5 February 2024 for 4 x ingle store affordable homes - Site West of 7-10 Skylarks, Witchford, Cambridgeshire, CB6 2FX - 21/01600/DISA

Friday, February 16

No planning applications validated on this day.