Planning Update from TVBC Ward Members, Cllrs Gordon Bailey and Nick Adams-King

A letter to residents from our Ward Members regarding planning in the Parish can be found here

Land South of Romsey Road (115 Houses)

TVBC Application Reference : 15/01924/OUTS for 115 houses on Land Adjacent to Bridge Farm, Romsey Road was heard at the Planning & General Purposes meeting on Monday 24th August.

All Members unanimously agreed to object to this application and would urge residents to attend the Test Valley Borough Council’s Southern Area Planning Committee meeting  to be held at Crosfield Hall, Romsey, date to be advised here.  Cllr Alan Clark’s speech is attached here

Update 13.01.16 This application was refused unanimously by Members at the Southern Area Planning Committee held on 12th January 2016 at Crosfield Hall.  Cllr Clark spoke on behalf of the Parish Council and his speech is attached here:  (Cllr Clark’s Speech)

Maury’s Mount  (26 houses):

Application Ref: 15/01466/OUTS.  This application has been withdrawn by the applicants Stratland Estates Ltd, whose agent sent a letter to the Parish Council dated 3rd March.

Land off Maurys Lane (10 dwellings)

Application Reference no; 15/01613/OUTS

Update: 25-11-2015  This application was heard at the Southern Area Planning Committee meeting on 24th November at 5.30pm.  All Members voted unanimously to support the officer’s recommendation and refuse the application. The Council would like to thank all residents who attended.

Solar Farm between St Margaret’s Church and Woodington;

Application Reference no: 15/02591/FULLS

Update: 25-11-2015  This application for a solar park, ancillary equipment, substation, fencing, access tracks and associated landscaping has been received and can be viewed on the Test Valley Borough Council website application reference: 15/02591/FULLS.

The Parish Council Planning & General Purposes Committee considered this application at a meeting held on  Thursday 17 December  at 6.45pm at the Scout HQ in Canada Road

Members voted unanimously to object to the application.  It is important that residents attend the Southern Area Planning Committee to be held at Crosfield Hall, meeting date to be advised here.