CHERWELL DISTRICT COUNCIL LOCAL PLAN REVIEW

CHERWELL DISTRICT COUNCIL LOCAL PLAN REVIEW Deadline for Responses Wednesday November 10 Many people have sent in their responses to the proposed housing development in Wardington Reference LPR-A-175. If you haven’t done so yet please note the deadline. Whatever your views, they are important. As many responses as possible are also important for the 42 hectares (100+ acres) of land, east of the A361, being offered for commercial development close to Junction 11 Reference LPR-A-034. See map below LPR-A-034_site Do we really want 50 more warehouses? Don’t forget the Wednesday 10th deadline for both. They must be received by that date, not just sent. Send by email to planning.policy@cherwell-dc.gov.uk or by post to Planning Policy Team, Cherwell District Council, Bodicote

Edgcote Lane subject to closures 4th to 12th November

Edgcote Lane subject to closures, 4th to 12th November. Both EKFB and Fusion (working on behalf of HS2)  have advised of road closures effecting Edgcote Lane. EKFB has advised :- A section of Wardington Road (Edgcote Lane) will be closed on the following week days: Thursday 4 November to Friday 5 November and Monday 8 November to Tuesday 9 November. To reduce disruption as much as possible, we do not intend to close this road over the weekend and it will only be introduced off peak from 9.00am to 4.00pm, with a local diversion in place. For full details see attached link AWN - Notice of Road Closure_Wardington Road_nr_Edgcote Fusion has advised:- To enable vegetation clearance along Wardington Road we

WARDINGTON OPEN MEETING TO DISCUSS CDC LOCAL PLAN REVIEW

WARDINGTON OPEN MEETING TO DISCUSS CDC LOCAL PLAN REVIEW Thank you to all who attended Wednesday evening’s meeting. There were at least 70 of us there. The following is a summary of key points raised and action that can be taken. In response to a call in 2020 from Cherwell District Council (CDC) for land for development in the new Local Plan, a landowner in Wardington offered 2 areas. 4.6 hectares off The Greensward for 20 houses 10.8 hectares round Judges on the other side of the A361 for 5 houses The meeting was told that land offered as Change of Use, once accepted, was subject to CDC requirements of between 20 and 30 houses per hectare. On the total

Important – Cherwell District Council Local Plan Review

Cherwell District Council Local Plan Review Developing our Options September 2021 At this stage the Review is part of a consultation process by Cherwell District Council. The Local Plan itself will be published next year. The Parish Council has arranged an Open Meeting to discuss the Review and the implications for the Parish, including the possibility of housing development. Date: Wednesday October 27 Time: 7.00 pm Venue:  The Memorial Hall Following the meeting the Parish Council will be submitting a response. Individuals are encouraged to do the same. The email address for submissions is planning.policy@cherwell-dc.gov.uk   Wardington Parish Council

Notice of Road Closures – Wormleighton

Notice of Road Closures - Wormleighton Update message from Fusion, working on behalf of HS2 Following on from the earlier completed ecology surveys we will now be continuing our established programme of bat and ecology mitigation. To enable this to happen safely we will complete the works over eight phases and we  will need to have full weekday and some Saturday closures between 27 September until 19 November 2021. Weekday closures will take place during the hours of 09.30am to 3.30pm and Saturdays 8am until 1pm. This is to allow ecologists to safely observe and where necessary climb roadside trees to check for habitat. Subject to the outcome of these surveys tree limbs / trees may be felled at this

HS2 – Notice of works at Trafford Bridge, Edgcote

HS2 -Notice of works at Trafford Bridge, Edgcote The following notice from Fusion is to keep residents informed of HS2 activities around the Trafford Bridge area, including Welsh Road closures. Phase 1 Started in June on-going until September 2021 Phase 2 August until March 2022 Please read to attached link for full details. Trafford Bridge Edgcote works update Sept2021   Wardington Parish Council

M40 J11 – Planning Application 21/02467/F – WPC Objections

M40 J11 - Planning Application 21/02467/F - WPC Objections The recent planning application for Hotel, Motorway Services and Office block development, adjacent to the M40 J11, has generated many objections from local residents. Wardington Parish Council have submitted an objection to the Planning Application and this can be viewed via the link below. WPC Objections 21 02467 F 1   Wardington Parish Council

Planning Application 21/02467/F for further development at Junction 11

There is a flurry of activity and concern about the submission of a further planning application by Euro Garages for the area between Wardington and the M40 - https://planningregister.cherwell.gov.uk/Planning/Display/21/02467/F Having got permission for the monstrous warehouse, they are having a second go for a motorway services station, four story office building, two fast food outlets and a 240 bed hotel. Their first application was opposed and withdrawn some 3 years ago. The reasons were: Unnecessary: Services already exist less than 15 miles to the north and south Access: Increasingly congested motorway junction and unsuitable access via the A361 Pollution: The air between the motorway junction and Banbury is already one of the most polluted areas in Oxfordshire Type of Employment: