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

More detail on responding

SCDC have updated two documents which form part of the Local Development framework (LDF). They are:

Appropriate Assessment (AA). This is written by Landscape Partnership on behalf of SCDC, and assesses the LDF Core Strategy and the policies it contains, to see how it impacts nearby environmentally sensitive sites, referred to as ‘Natura 2000’ . . . → Read More: More detail on responding

NANT suggestions for your response to the consultation

SCDC have updated two documents which form part of the Local Development framework (LDF). They are:

Appropriate Assessment (AA). This is written by Landscape Partnership on behalf of SCDC, and assesses the LDF Core Strategy and the policies it contains, to see how it impacts nearby environmentally sensitive sites, referred to as ‘Natura 2000’ . . . → Read More: NANT suggestions for your response to the consultation

Changes to the Appropriate Assessment

 

This document outlines the changes made to the Appropriate Assessment (AA) of SCDC’s LDF Core Strategy. It does not attempt to provide a detailed criticism of the AA, and the changes it mentions are only the major ones. Its purpose is to help people respond to the current consultation (which ends on the . . . → Read More: Changes to the Appropriate Assessment

Changes to the Sustainability Appraisal

 

This document outlines the changes made to the Sustainability Appraisal (SA) of the policies in SCDC’s LDF Core Strategy. It does not attempt to provide a detailed criticism of the SA, and the changes it mentions are only the major ones. Its purpose is to help people respond to the current consultation (which . . . → Read More: Changes to the Sustainability Appraisal

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

EADT: Martlesham, Village homes scheme scaled-down

Not the Adastral Park development unfortunately but the Bloor Homes one just up the road.  See the EADT.

Martlesham: Village homes scheme scaled-­‐down. Last year Bloor Homes submi4ed a scheme for 281 houses on 26 acres between the rear of homes in Main Road and Felixstowe Road, Martlesham. Now the company – following consultaHon . . . → Read More: EADT: Martlesham, Village homes scheme scaled-down