Car Park Closure Warning

On the Friday morning of 12 July 2024 CBR testing (California Bearing Ratio – a measure of the load bearing strength of a given surface) will be being carried out from 07.30 at Court Meadow car park therefore it will be closed. The Council apologises for the inconvenience this may cause to residents.

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MCC Update – July 2024

Further to last month’s update, the architects have now completed the revisions to the community hall floor plans, which include enlarged meeting rooms and kitchen spaces, plus three sets of external double doors. We are therefore pleased to announce that a Mayfield Community and Health Centre Information Event will be held on Sunday 7th July between…

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MCC Update – June 2024

As the Pre-construction Services Agreement (PCSA) was signed by Wealden District Council (WDC) and the build contractor back in March, the contractor has now appointed a team of professionals, thereby creating a design team including, in particular, the architects. Following design meetings with the contractor and architect, internal and external elevation drawings along with a…

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MCC Update – May 2024

With the first stage (design) of the two stage procurement now fully underway meetings with the main contractor (Baxall Construction) and their architect have been held together with site visits. These, together with the design brief and prior feedback on the design to the architects will enable the final basic design to be produced and…

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MCC Update – April 2024

A Pre-construction services agreement was signed by the build contractor in March. As a consequence, the contractor will be mobilising the design team including formally appointing the various professional consultants, and in particular the architects, which means that the real design work now begins. Design team meetings are to be held every two weeks and…

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MCC Update – March 2024

Work is now proceeding at pace. A preliminary design has been produced with the main criteria being that both the hall and the community hub will look out over Court Meadow – deemed to be an important requirement for those using the community centre in the future. The architect’s contract is about to be placed whereupon the…

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MCC Update – February 2024

MCC Update – February 2024 Despite the Christmas break there has been much on-going activity with key milestones becoming tantalisingly close. We are updating our original design brief to ensure it meets with the potential hall users’ requirements and those of Wealden District Council (WDC) planning department. We are also appointing a new architects firm,…

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MCC Update – January 2024

The project is now proceeding at pace. We have excellent news in that WDC has confirmed at its December 2023 Cabinet meeting that they still fully support the project and have agreed a budget that enables the health centre to be built. The joint project team is making progress with the key legal documentation which…

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MCC Update – December 2023

Momentum continues as Plan B for the Mayfield Community & Health Centre is rigorously pursued by the MCC team. The revised Plan B, which replaces the original design concept, adopts a design and build method with the contract placed under an established Framework Agreement. This enables a quicker and more cost-effective contractural process to be…

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