Update September 2018

The issues identified in the 2017 consultations remain the same.

Issues which have been identified include:

and more...

How will a Neighbourhood Plan address these?

The core of the Neighbourhood Plan is about land use and planning policies and will help to ensure that future development in and around Fairford is ‘sustainable’. This means that the community will have greater say in where new development takes place, and ensure that our infrastructure (e.g. drainage, roads, healthcare, education) can cope with future development and adequate community facilities are in place. We will:

To meet these aims, the Neighbourhood Plan will involve ongoing discussions with local people as well as with statutory authorities etc. Some solutions will require long lead times to secure the funding and development e.g. sewerage, roads, so it is essential the needs must be identified as soon as possible and be incorporated into a medium/long-term plan.