If you have sent in a representation to the pre submission consultation you should now have received a letter/email from Annette Feeney, the Programme Officer for the Examination in Public (EiP). The letter invites you to attend a pre-hearing meeting and asks you to return a reply slip to her. If you made a representation . . . → Read More: Core Strategy: Examination in Public 12th July
There were around 70 members of the public – I think all were supporters. The EADT was there, taking lots of photos in the hall before we started and we are on the front page of the EADT. (more BBC coverage here). We moved inside fairly quickly as the councillors were going in through . . . → Read More: NANT update on Council meeting 26th April 2012
The East Anglian report on our pleas to get support from our MP. “A GROUP of campaigners, opposed to the development of a so-called ‘new town’ near Ipswich, have asked a Suffolk MP to show public support for their objections”. Read article.
Before the meeting, a number of NANT supporters formed an extremely well mannered (as always) demonstration to greet the councillors as they arrived. We were happily chatting in the sunshine when the local police arrived. They had received a call asking them to attend because of our demo! It’s flattering in a way that . . . → Read More: Update on Thursday’s Council meeting (15th Dec 2011)
See the article in the East Anglian regarding the Council Special meeting on December 15th 2011
Please join us for a full update on the campaign to “Stop 2000 houses at BT Martlesham” at Waldringfield Village Hall Thursday 8th December 7.30 pm
Well the Full Council meeting took place on July 27th. A vote (of sorts) took place.
Of the 55 elected councillors, 10 didn’t attend, 4 abstained, 14 voted against the “recommendation” and 27 voted in favour. In other words, fewer than 50% voted in favour of the recommendation. Here is Mr. Ridley’s presentation which . . . → Read More: Update on Full Council Meeting 27th July
The East Anglian’s coverage is here.
A reminder that the Special Full Council Meeting when the councillors are expected to vote on the LDF is this coming Wednesday 27th July at 9.30 am at The Suffolk Showground. Please try to attend The NANT steering group is continuing with the battle with SCDC and the shameful way in which they are managing . . . → Read More: Reminder – Special Full Council Meeting
The council have now arranged dates for Cabinet and Full Council meetings as follows:-
Cabinet – Friday 8 July 2011 at 9.30 am – venue Trinity Park Conference Centre Council – Wednesday 27 July 2011 at 9.30 am – venue Trinity park Conference Centre
Several updates have been made to the LDF supporting documents . . . → Read More: Dates for Council LDF meetings