NANT update on Council meeting 26th April 2012

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

Details of the council meeting 26th April 2012

Additional meeting to progress the LDF Core Strategy to independent examination. Please note that venue is

The Kesgrave Conference Centre, Ropes Hall, Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave IP5 1JF. All the details are now on Suffolk Coastal website – there is only 1 item on the agenda - a report on the progress of the LDF/Core Strategy. . . . → Read More: Details of the council meeting 26th April 2012

SCDC meeting scheduled for Thursday 26th April

There is a meeting of SCDC on Thursday 26th April. At the moment it is scheduled for 6pm which seems a very strange time.  The agenda has yet to be published but we understand that there will be a report, followed by a debate on the “progress” of the LDF/Core Strategy.  It will be interesting . . . → Read More: SCDC meeting scheduled for Thursday 26th April

Consultation guidance notes

Pre-submission Consultation on the LDF Core Strategy – guidance notes

[Please click here to view without the clutter as this is quite a long page.]

These notes have been produced by No Adastral New Town (NANT). Guidance on the mechanics of submitting your application are provided here by SCDC and at the end of . . . → Read More: Consultation guidance notes

EADT:Campaigners threaten to take district council to court over LDF

See the article in the East Anglian regarding the Council Special meeting on December 15th 2011

Special Full Council meeting regarding the LDF

The special Full Council meeting regarding the LDF has been arranged for 15th December 2pm. Woodbridge Community Hall. Details here.

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

Reminder – public consultation ends this Friday.

We are sure that some of you have battle fatigue by now and maybe wondering what new arguments you might use in your response, or even if it is worth writing at all.  Our view is that is most definitely worth writing in.  The council is relying on people running out of steam.  If . . . → Read More: Reminder – public consultation ends this Friday.

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