LDF Consultation has begun 29th November

Extract and links from SCDC planning website:

Core Strategy review and consultation - Since coming to power in May, the Government has implemented a raft of changes which impact on the planning system. In particular, they have told all councils that regional targets for new homes (Regional Spatial Strategies) will be abolished and that each . . . → Read More: LDF Consultation has begun 29th November

Report of Woodbridge Society meeting on Wednesday 24th November

NANT and BT went head to head on 24th November 2010 at the Woodbridge Society. They had both been invited to put their case before an audience of about 100 members. Both parties were given 20 minutes to explain their case. BT went first and as they took 37 minutes, the NANT presenters did not . . . → Read More: Report of Woodbridge Society meeting on Wednesday 24th November

Petition delivered to Melton Hill

This afternoon, Friday 26th November a hardy band of NANT supporters gathered at Melton Hill  in freezing temperatures. Janet Elliot and members of the NANT steering group supported by residents of Waldringfield and Martlesham Heath delivered the petition to Hilary Slater SCDC’s legal officer.

Click on the picture opposite to see the handover . . . → Read More: Petition delivered to Melton Hill

EADT – BT and NANT meet at the Woodbridge Society

EADT announcing the event that took place on Wednesday 24th November. A report will follow as soon as possible.

EADT – Felixstowe, Worrying time for our countryside

Similar concerns, on a smaller scale, for the Felixstowe area. See here.

SCDC Local Development Framework – another public consultation

Suffolk Coastal District Council has announced that they have revised the LDF and will be conducting another round of public consultation – you may have seen this in the latest Coastline magazine which they published recently.The consultation dates have now been published and it will run for eight weeks from 29 November to 23 January . . . → Read More: SCDC Local Development Framework – another public consultation

Stour and Orwell Society

The Stour and Orwell Society have been fighting the National Air Traffic Scheme and the Ganges Housing development with some success.

EADT – Villagers’ new hope for long-awaited bypass

EADT article about a bypass further up the A12 needed because of Sizewell and comments about how this might lead to the Northern bypass coming in at Martlesham.

NANT Update- SCDC LDF consultation dates

Suffolk Coastal has just announced a further round of consultation which will run from 29 November to 23 January.

In the light of the new government’s emerging planning policies SCDC has announced that they have revised some aspect of the LDF (including reducing the total number of houses required in the whole District over . . . → Read More: NANT Update- SCDC LDF consultation dates

Suffolk Coastline Magazine – Issue 45 autumn/winter 2010

Many of you will have received the latest Coastline newsletter from SCDC, and seen the front page article “Help us agree how many homes are needed ” which went on to announce yet another round of public consultation. Some members of the NANT committee observed the Cabinet meeting on 2 November where the Cabinet . . . → Read More: Suffolk Coastline Magazine – Issue 45 autumn/winter 2010