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Plans for New Housing at Colerne

have been notified to Batheaston Parish Council.

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Road Works Fosse Lane

From 20th Oct - Gas mains replacement

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Roadworks at Tollbridge Rd Junction

From Mon 20th Oct, for approx 1 week, roadworks will take place at at the Junction of London Rd West and Tollbridge Rd to create a mini roundabout with the intention of improving traffic flows.

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Post Office - Relocation Plans

to take effect from Jan / Feb 2015

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Sat 6th Dec - Batheaston Christmas Market

Help Wanted.

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September 2014 Newsletter - Now Available

Click this link to view Newsletter

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What’s On

Batheaston Welcome

 

 

Have Your Say - Comments to the Think Tank have now closed

Batheaston Parish Council have taken the first steps in the preparation of a Neighbourhood Plan

The residents consultation phase of the project, known as the Think Tank, has received over 250 completed questionnaires with 55 contributors saying they are interested in helping with the project.

 

Questionnaire Data

For the first few weeks of October, with the help of the volunteers, the questionnaire data will be collated and analysed to identify common themes.

Meetings will be arranged towards the end of October and into November where the results will be shared and actions agreed.


What is Neighbourhood Planning

Neighbourhood planning gives communities direct power to develop a shared vision for their neighbourhood and shape the development and growth of their local area.

Batheaston Parish Council, committed last year, to proceed with a Neighbourhood Plan which will seek to establish how residents wish to see the village evolve, what and where development should take place and not least what should be enhanced and protected. 

The Process

The whole process, being managed through the Neighbourhood Plan Committee, could take 18 months to complete, will need many volunteers from within the community and briefly will include

More details will be provided over the coming weeks so please keep an eye on this page.


Links 

 

Government website 

https://www.gov.uk/government/policies/giving-communities-more-power-in-planning-local-development


Last Updated:5th October 2014