Date for Appeal

We now have a date for our case to be reviewed in the court of appeal – it will be on 21-23rd January 2015. We will update further when there is further news.

Inspection proceeds

The  Inspector has now decided to proceed with the Examination in Public.  I don’t think we should see this as a signal that he is happy with SCDC’s response, but rather that he thinks that it is best not to delay matters any further and to test the issues in public.

We do not . . . → Read More: Inspection proceeds

More on the Examination in Public

Those who have made representation to the EiP should have received a letter/email from Annette Feeney informing us that the inspector has decided  to add an exploratory meeting at the start of the pre hearing meeting on July 12th.  This is because the inspector is still not happy with the latest reply from Ridley . . . → Read More: More on the Examination in Public

Erratum

Many thanks to an eagle-eyed visitor to our website who has brought to our attention an error in the title below.

Those who read our regular updates will know of course that it is Waldringfield PC who have lodged the JR.

Please note – the following title should of course read “Waldringfield P.C. . . . → Read More: Erratum

NANT & Waldringfield P.C. lodge Judicial Review

Those who read our regular updates will know of course that it is Waldringfield PC who have lodged the JR.

Please note – the title should of course read “Waldringfield P.C. lodge Judicial Review” and not “NANT and Waldringfield P.C. lodge Judicial Review”.

 

The SCDC Core Strategy pre-submission consultation ended on March 7th.  . . . → Read More: NANT & Waldringfield P.C. lodge Judicial Review

Brocure and covering letter to Councillors

The brochure can be viewed by clicking on the image below:-

 

Open publication

Here is the covering letter:-

15th July 2011

Full Council will shortly be debating the LDF/Core Strategy at the special meeting on 27th July.  Possibly the most important Council Meeting in our lifetime.  Much of the Core Strategy document has . . . → Read More: Brocure and covering letter to Councillors

SCDC back down and return the LDF to full council

Following the NANT “pre action” letter from our solicitor and QC, formally putting the council on notice of the pending legal proceedings through the judicial review process, Head of Planning, Philip Ridley has backed down.

NANT said that the council had acted unlawfully when it decided to delegate its powers to the head . . . → Read More: SCDC back down and return the LDF to full council

NANT on Sky News

Members of NANT’s steering group were interviewed this week about the BT development and the NPPF* by Sky News . We expect the item to be broadcast on Saturday October 1st. We were told that neither BT nor SCDC’s Andy Smith wanted to appear.  See sidebar or click here.

*(National Planning Policy Framework) . . . → Read More: NANT on Sky News

Responding to the SCDC Consultation

The current consultation is quite technical in that it is specifically about the Appropriate Assessment and Sustainability Appraisal. The council has changed some words in the revised documents, but these changes do not of themselves change the underlying issue that NANT raised – namely that their assumptions about the impact of the Deben estuary sensitive . . . → Read More: Responding to the SCDC Consultation

NANT Update June 2011

Suffolk Coastal has now published dates when the Core Strategy/LDF will be debated in cabinet and then at full council.Cabinet Meeting is on Friday July 8th and Full Council Meeting on Wednesday 27th July. Both will be held at the Suffolk Showground and will start at 9.30am. If you go to the SCDC website . . . → Read More: NANT Update June 2011