News

Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Neighbourhood Planning Network

Community Housing Fund

Posted: Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:03

The government is making available £163 million across England up to 2020 to 2021 through the Community Housing Fund.

The Fund aims to support an increase in housing supply in England by increasing... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Neighbourhood Planning, housing

Congratulations Medbourne

Posted: Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:37

Congratulations to Medbourne Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 28th June, saw a turnout of 44.12% with the following results:-

158 - YES VOTES

11 - NO... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Congratulations Great Bowden

Posted: Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:13

Congratulations to Great Bowden Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 21st June, saw a turnout of 40.82% with the following results:-

343 - YES VOTES

15 -... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Congratulations East Langton

Posted: Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:00

Congratulations to East Langton Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 21st June, saw a turnout of 41.06% with the following results:-

132 - YES VOTES

15 -... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Low Carbon Neighbourhood Planning

Posted: Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:33

The Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE) are offering a range of FREE advice and assistance to help you draft a low carbon neighbourhood plan for your community. CSE will also be presenting their offer... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, Events, low carbon

Congratulations Houghton on the Hill

Posted: Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:29

Congratulations to Houghton on the Hill Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 29th March, saw a turnout of 30% with the following results:-

327 - YES VOTES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

Posted: Fri, 23 Mar 2018 09:37

The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government have produce handy guidance about the Community Infrastructure Levy and how it operates.

Visit: CIL Guidance for further information

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, CIL, funding

Grant Funding

Posted: Tue, 20 Mar 2018 09:33

Locality and Groundworks have been contracted to delivery the Government's £22.8m Neighbourhood Planning Grant Programme, which will run from 2018 to 2022.

The new grant funding opens for applications... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Grants

Rural Homes Boost

Posted: Tue, 13 Mar 2018 09:03

Hundreds of homes are built every year by converting old agricultural buildings. New changes to permitted development rights will mean up to 5 new homes can be created from existing agricultural buildings... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, housing, agriculture, rural economy

Congratulations Clawson, Hose & Harby

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 11:25

Congratulations to Clawson, Hose & Harby Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on Thursday 15th February 2018, saw a turnout of 43.9% with the following... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum