Monthly Archives: August 2015

Bee Film at Chepstow

Bee Friendly Monmouthshire will be showing the film “Queen of the Sun” – a movie about the decline in the pollinator population and the reasons for it on 17 September from 7 pm at the Beaufort Hotel in Chepstow (doors open 6.30).  Refreshments available and a Q and A session after the 90 minute film.

Eco Open Doors 2015

The County Council, its partners and Gwent Energy CIC as sponsor will be holding their Eco Open Doors event on 12/13 September.  Twenty two local homes or other buildings will be open to learn about their energy saving and energy generating features.  Full details at

Consultation on Shopping Frontages

The County Council is consulting on its draft Primary Shopping Frontages Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG).  This has been produced to provide further details on Policy RET1 ‘Primary Shopping Frontages’ of the Monmouthshire Local Development Plan (LDP).   All responses must be received by 4.30pm on Friday, 2 October 2015.   Further details are at: