tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-82575653434484671992020-09-07T09:13:14.354+01:00Gamlingay FutureGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.comBlogger17125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-49033209203155927892020-08-18T17:32:00.001+01:002020-09-07T09:13:14.161+01:00Gamlingay's Neighbourhood Plan – the Reg. 14 Pre-submission Consultation Consultation during September – October 2020 on Gamlingay’s draft Neighbourhood Plan The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group hopes to launch a formal consultation on the draft plan from 7th September for six weeks. All residents and businesses will be able to view the complete draft Neighbourhood Plan and provide feedback. This is a formal and important stage within the neighbourhood planning Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-67306402054802558212020-07-28T10:52:00.000+01:002020-08-18T10:54:19.037+01:00Strategic Environmental Assessment, the Final VersionAs we noted last year, the NP has to be compatible with certain European Union obligations regarding its effect on the environment.  That meant that the NP had to be supported by a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).  This has been completed and will be available to view on the Documents page.   All the supporting documents will be available to view by the start of the Reg. 14 Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-87378396854482649742020-06-05T15:43:00.001+01:002020-08-17T17:16:47.313+01:00Draft Neighbourhood Plan – pre-submission (Regulation 14)The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group has kept working during the lockdown, but there can be no real progress until the lockdown is eased somewhat.  However, we had one online meeting in May and another is scheduled for June.   The website is now ready for more documents, including the draft Plan which will be for public perusal and comment as part of the Regulation 14 pre-submission process.   Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-16524110115684582452019-10-09T11:55:00.001+01:002019-10-09T11:59:44.667+01:00Draft Neighbourhood Plan (NP) Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) The NP has to be compatible with certain European Union obligations regarding its effect on the environment.  For a better idea of these obligations and how the NP will meet them please see the Executive Summary as drawn up by the Senior Planning Officer at South Cambridgeshire District Council: Strategic Environmental Screening Determination Statement for Gamlingay Neighbourhood Plan The Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-31685320449508005552019-10-01T11:36:00.000+01:002019-10-09T12:07:09.695+01:00Gamlingay's Draft Neighbourhood Plan – October 2019 Consultation All households in the Parish will receive a booklet (available online here) summarising progress to date on the plan, including vision, objectives and draft policies. We need feedback from residents and local businesses to make sure we have correctly captured the priorities for future development in Gamlingay. See below for details of informal drop in consultation sessions where you can come andGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-47035819094878228022019-06-27T15:36:00.001+01:002019-06-27T16:37:26.590+01:00Article in the June 2019 Gamlingay GazetteThe following article appeared in the June 2019 edition of the Gamlingay Gazette:   Gamlingay Village Design Guide and Gamlingay’s Neighbourhood Plan  You may have heard or seen the consultation regarding Gamlingay’s Village Design Guide during April & May? This was run by South Cambridgeshire District Council and Gamlingay is one of eight communities selected to have this guide produced, as Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-57237912581964879682018-12-07T10:08:00.003+00:002018-12-07T10:47:59.088+00:00The Neighbourhood Plan – what is happening?Here is an update on the Neighbourhood Plan for Gamlingay as we’ll soon be sharing the draft plan with you for final consultation. [this text formed an article in the Gamlingay Gazette]A Neighbourhood Plan is a way of helping local communities to influence the planning of the area in which they live and work – it means we can influence where new developments should be built, what they should lookGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-38926017187633541952018-09-27T17:24:00.000+01:002018-10-04T17:27:16.448+01:00South Cambridgeshire Local Plan – adoptedThe SCAMBS website has the news that the South Cambridgeshire Local Plan has now been adopted.ChrisGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-67652481485416964302018-08-01T17:33:00.000+01:002019-06-20T10:22:28.377+01:00Steering Group Meeting 3 July 2018 – Housing Needs SurveyThe meeting on 3 July 2018 of the Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group (NPSG) had the results of the Housing Needs Survey presented. The Agenda for the NPSG meeting and the HNS in pdf are below.Chris   http://gamlingay-future.uk/resources/Agenda-03-07-18.pdf http://gamlingay-future.uk/resources/Gamlingay-Housing-Needs-Survey-June-2018.pdfGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-48415410355323492522017-06-25T14:14:00.004+01:002017-09-13T13:12:12.747+01:00Public Meeting 17 May 17 – documentsWe held our promised public meeting on 17 May 2017 and 20-25 people attended. They were mostly from Gamlingay, but about 4 were from Waresley and Hatley.There were two formal presentations: Jake Posner, our data analyst presented some of the results of the paper/online survey (401 responses); and I presented some of the data that we had gleaned from the survey with respect to people's preferencesGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-19401648909437799002017-05-14T16:33:00.000+01:002017-05-14T16:36:10.754+01:00Public Meeting 17 May 2017There will be a public meeting on Wednesday 17 May 2017 at 7:30pm to discuss the progress that the volunteers have made with preparing the draft Neighbourhood Plan. The meeting will present some of the findings from the Survey and will invite comments on the conclusions that we have drawn.ChrisGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-49065203899552327492016-11-02T18:24:00.002+00:002018-10-01T17:58:04.701+01:00Progress with the surveyThe Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group met on Tuesday 1 November in the Eco Hub to discuss progress with the survey. By then we had 104 online submissions of the survey and 169 paper forms completed. There were 1,500 paper forms distributed with the Gazette so we are on just over 10% completion rate for the paper forms.Every Saturday during October there were advisers at the Eco Hub to help Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-22157756899618485612016-10-21T18:13:00.001+01:002016-11-02T18:41:36.069+00:00Results from the Village ShowAt the Village Show volunteers in orange sashes questioned 65 hardy show-goers about their views on the future of the Parish. We covered a range key issues, such as village facilities, housing mix and location, transport, employment and the environment. Now you can see those results in full.Here are a few highlights!“82% of people rated the village’s facilities as good or excellent. 60% of Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-2203173328411803442016-09-27T17:46:00.000+01:002016-09-27T17:52:36.552+01:00Survey – making progressWe have 75 (online) responses in now, well done everyone who has taken the time to complete the online survey.The paper survey will be out with the Gazette shortly; this is for those people who don't want to (or can't) complete the survey online. See the front page of the website for the drop-off points for completed surveys.ChrisGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-13482506239203771612016-09-17T10:04:00.000+01:002016-09-17T10:17:40.735+01:00The Village ShowToday is the Village Show in Gamlingay, weather permitting, and there will be plenty going on. But in addition to the shows, the fun and the games, there will be a few of us on the Steering Group touring the site to ask questions of residents of this fine village.The questions will relate to how we wish to see the development of the village. Development will come, so to make sure that we like Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-68239742951921312862016-08-29T15:41:00.000+01:002016-08-29T15:42:13.731+01:00South Cambridgeshire District Council continues hearings on the Local PlanFrom an article in the South Cambs magazine, "Local Plan hearings resume".  There is a page devoted to the subject at: https://www.scambs.gov.uk/examination-hearing-sessions And the programme of hearings is a pdf file at: https://www.scambs.gov.uk/sites/default/files/hearings_programme_v11_14_july_2016.pdf This might sound like a dry subject, but planning has to happen somehow and the only Gamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8257565343448467199.post-42462908685690398462016-08-29T15:18:00.002+01:002016-08-29T15:24:02.721+01:00The Future for Gamlingay – Planning AheadThis is the blog, or diary, for Gamlingay–Future.  It will chronicle the progress that the village makes towards a Neighbourhood Plan on which we can depend for future development in Gamlingay.The process is likely to be a protracted one and it will need some perseverance on all our parts, but this blog should serve to keep everyone informed.ChrisGamlingay–Futurehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11992049053926931533noreply@blogger.com0