The West of England Joint Spatial Plan was submitted for examination by the four West of England Councils to the Secretary of State in April this year. Two independent Planning Inspectors were appointed to conduct the examination and the Inspectors and councils have been in correspondence on a number of points. We (South Gloucestershire Council) … Continue reading JSP Update – Consultation Now
The dates and venue for the Public Inquiry into 121 homes and a retail outlet on the land at Warners Court are confirmed as 26th to 29th June and 3rd to 6th July 2018, at Eastwood Park GL12 8DA.
The Parish Council has just received notification that the Public Inquiry scheduled to commence tomorrow, 13th March 2018 at Eastwood Park has been POSTPONED. Revised Inquiry dates will be notified in due course.
The following text was agreed at the full meeting of Charfield Parish Council today 12th December 2017 and forms our response to the Regulation 19 Consultation into the West of England Joint Spatial Plan. Charfield Parish Council response to the Joint Spatial Strategy Charfield Parish Council response to the Joint Spatial Strategy Scope of Response … Continue reading Charfield Parish Council responds to the JSP Consultation
Just to note the consultation period for the JSP has now opened and runs until 10th January 2018. The consultation home page can be found here https://www.jointplanningwofe.org.uk It's really worth taking some time to read the full JSP before deciding how to respond. Don't forget the local meetings with FFC too. Note especially for Charfield … Continue reading JSP Consultation, Chairman’s Thoughts
Charfield Parish Council will be hosting a liaison meeting with the Crest Nicolson developers in early September, to discuss issues arising from the construction of 106 homes at the Wotton end of the village. Although this is not a public meeting, it is the best platform for engaging with the developers in order to raise … Continue reading Crest Nicolson Liaison Meeting
The application for a 121 home drop-in development at Warners Court farm, which was Refused by South Gloucestershire, is to go to a Public Inquiry. Date to be advised. There is a short period between now and 3rd October when written submissions can be made to the Planning Inspectorate. Details in the letter, click here. … Continue reading Barratts to Appeal via Public Inquiry
Please be aware that South Gloucestershire Council Strategic Planning team has organised some community events to consult with residents on the emerging West of England Joint Spatial Plan, which identifies the five new strategic development locations with South Gloucestershire. This is an opportunity for residents to make their opinions known to SGC Officers. Please note that … Continue reading JSP/New Local Plan – South Gloucestershire Council Community Consultation Events
I've today received an update from the Planning Inspectorate regarding the outcome of the public footpath OCH8 diversion order. You can see the letter in three parts below but essentially the decision was made to pass the whole process directly to the Secretary of State for EFRA, for the consideration of either a bridge or … Continue reading PROW OCH8 (rail crossing) Update
As you know, South Gloucestershire Council held the Development Control (West) Committee meeting on Thursday 27th July 2017 to discuss (amongst others) the Barratts planning application PT16/6924/O. The meeting was really well attended with somewhere in the region of thirty Charfield residents present - there were so many people there they had to get extra chairs … Continue reading South Gloucestershire Council – Development Control (West) Meeting