Bridge Neighbourhood Plan Committee Information Event
- 21 jan 2017
Bridge Neighbourhood Plan Committee is holding an information
event on Saturday 21 January 2017 from 10.00 am until 1 p.m. in
Bridge Village Hall to which all villagers are invited. Members
of the committee will be present to discuss any aspects of the
plan which can be read in full here.
The event will consist of 3 displays: one showing the open spaces
which are likely to be included in the Plan ( comments on these
will be most welcome). The second will show views of the village
from different directions. Villagers will be invited to express
their views on those views which they would most like to see protected
in the Plan. There will also be a display of the proposed village
design statement, which it is hoped will form part of the Neighbourhood
Villagers will also be able to discuss a recent report received
from a planning adviser on the Neighbourhood Plan. This can be
The results of a traffic survey (conducted from 10-17 Jan) in
the High St may be available also.
Please drop in whenever you can to find out more and to ask any
questions you might have on the plan and also to make any comments
which you wish the committee to note.
An account of the Neighbourhood Plan process was outlined on
the village website (www.bridgevillage.org.uk) in a post dated
16 December 2016. It can also be read here.
Villagers may also be interested in statistical information about
the village which has recently been acquired by the Neighbourhood
Plan committee. It is available here.
So please make a note of the date and time and the members of
the committee will be pleased to talk with you about the Neighbourhood
The committee (which is an advisory committee of the Parish Council)
is composed of 3 parish councillors (Sue Hodges, Alan Atkinson
and Rosy Atkinson) and 7 other villagers, Joe Connor (Chair),
John Hill, Terry Wilmshurst, Christobel Seath, Kathy Walder, Mervyn
Gulvin and Esther Hall (who also takes the minutes). The membership
of the committee was confirmed by the Parish Council on Thursday
12 January 2017.
Monthly meetings of the group are held in the Hunter Room and
are open to the public. Agendas and minutes are posted on the
parish noticeboard next to the White Horse pub and in the planning
section of the parish council pages of the village website www.bridgevillage.co.uk