Category Archives: Community Power

INSPECTOR CALLS

Some quick notes about today’s public hearing called by examiner Richard High about the Wye Neighbourhood Plan. As usual this is my recollection rather than any official record: The mistake whereby some of the Olantigh estate land had been included … Continue reading

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CALLING REINFORCEMENTS

The list of official responses to the Neighbourhood Plan in the previous post is as interesting for the organisations that were never invited to respond as for the actual responses themselves. Jim Boot, the consultant who has the unenviable task … Continue reading

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CONSULTATION DEADLINE

This post is really just a reminder to residents of Wye that the consultation deadline for the Neighbourhood Plan is on Friday 13th March. I filled in my form yesterday. I declared myself to be supportive of the policies on … Continue reading

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NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN CONSULTATION

A summary of the Wye with Hinxhill Neighbourhood Plan has now been distributed by patchworkers. The full plan is on the parish council website and at various locations in the village. I have also uploaded the full plan here. So … Continue reading

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CLEANING UP THE RIVER STOUR

Last week Barrie Neaves from the Environment Agency visited the village to discuss the river with myself and Councillor John Mansfield and Richard Blackford from the Village Hall and Recreation Ground Charity. The aim on my part was to discuss … Continue reading

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15/10 ENVIRONMENT MEETING

As I mentioned in my last post, I set up a meeting last Tuesday night to discuss possible environmental initiatives in the village. In total 12 people attended – including representatives from the Agricola Club, the Allotments, the Children’s Playing … Continue reading

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ENERGY – addendum

Yesterday I found myself reading lots of stuff on renewable energy related to the Kent Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) draft management plan and felt the need to write a little more on the subject – to add to … Continue reading

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