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Purton Neighbourhood Plan ~ update

Having one's own neighbourhood plan indicates where and what housing is beneficial to the people of Purton. Purton is ready with a neighbourhood plan but is held back by other parishes, some have partial plans and one has not even started, after three years. So, Purton has now elected to go on its own in order to get a plan in place without further delay, an essential defence when faced with inappropriate housing proposals.....

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Battlewell 2.0

Here we go again. Hills Home Developments of Battlewell (“Let’s-see-how-many-houses-we-can-cram-onto-a-ridiculously-small-site”) infamy has put in for a 26-house development at Pavenhill. The plans are here; insert the reference number into the application number box: 16/03625/FUL. This site is outside the emerging Neighbourhood Plan but still needs carefully scrutiny. Watch this space….  

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