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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Neighbourhood Planning Network

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

Congratulations Barrow Upon Soar

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:30

Congratulations to Barrow Upon Soar Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on Thursday 8th February 2018, saw a turnout of 21.7% with the following results:-... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum, Community

Congratulations Blaby

Posted: Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:43

Congratulations to Blaby Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on Thursday 1st February 2018, saw a turnout of 26.11% with the following results:-

1255 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, referendum

Consultation - Improving the use of Planning Conditions

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 12:40

The Government are currently consulting on draft regulations setting out the circumstances when a pre-commencement planning condition can be imposed without the written agreement of the applicant.

The consultation... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Neighbourhood Planning Legislation, Consultation

Congratulations Great Easton

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 08:36

Congratulations to Great Easton Neighbourhood Plan on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on Thursday 25th January 2018, saw a turnout of 48.7% with the following results:-

215... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum, results