NANT Press Release 10.15am Tuesday 17th February 2015

We are very disappointed that the Court of Appeal has turned down No Adastral New Town’s (NANT’s) appeal concerning the allocation of 2000 houses at BT’s Adastral Park site at Martlesham as part of Suffolk Coastal District Council’s core strategy.

NANT had succeeded in the High Court in establishing that SCDC’s process of selecting . . . → Read More: NANT Press Release 10.15am Tuesday 17th February 2015

Councillor frozen out of voting on housing bid in his own district

Interesting EADT article about Framlingham housing read here.

EADT Coverage on Appeal

See coverage here.

Update on the Appeal Hearing Jan 21/22 2015

The first day of the hearing was our opportunity to explain in more detail our grounds for questioning some elements of the judgement against us at the High Court hearing last February.  Richard made our case very clearly (to our ears anyway).  The atmosphere was relatively relaxed,  the judges appeared to listen carefully to what Richard said, . . . → Read More: Update on the Appeal Hearing Jan 21/22 2015

EADT:Suffolk Coastal faces two court dates to combat challenges over housing

Coverage of our case plus Yoxford where SCDC are refusing permission for 26 homes. See here.

EADT:NANT says legal action could have been avoided over Adastral Park development

August 8th 2014: Campaigners accused of hindering the planning system in east Suffolk by engaging in a long-running legal battle with the district council over housing have insisted they are not attempting to “sabotage” the authority. Read the full text in the EADT

High Court appeal permission granted 30th July 2014

We have just returned from the court where Lord Justice Christopher Clarke had given us permission to appeal against the high court judgement in our case against SCDC. This is great news.  He stated that the appeal will be heard by 3 judges in the Court of Appeal.  Lord Justice Clarke said that the court . . . → Read More: High Court appeal permission granted 30th July 2014