Executive Committee Meetings

Executive Committee Meetings

6th November 2017

 

Matters discussed included:

 

  • Progress on footpath surveys.
  • Air quality in Fareham
  • Attendance at the Hampshire Buildings Preservation Trust AGM on 1st December.
  • A report on the Partnership for Urban South Hampshire (PUSH) meeting on 16th October that included the results of the South Hampshire Water Management Study and a presentation on the Marine Management Organisation (South Marine Plan).
  • The new Fareham Draft Local Plan issued for public consultation on 25th October with comment due in by 8th December. Members of the committee undertook to investigate the proposed housing allocation sites and report, in order to assist the formulation of the Fareham Society response.
  • Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings (including a special meeting on IFA2 on 17th November) in addition to the PUSH meeting on 5h December.
  • Matters concerning the Society bank account.
  • Arrangements for the Society Christmas meeting.
  • A number of recent planning applications and in particular:

>A revised application to the development of the Newlands site. – a letter of objection has been written.

>Down Barn Farm – the Council has been reminded of the listed status of the buildings.

>The proposed erection of 46 dwellings on land off Sopwith Way Swanwick.

>The number of upcoming applications which may be affected by the new draft Local Plan.

All the Society’s submissions and letters can be seen under the appropriate items on the Fareham Borough Planning Website. www.fareham.gov.uk/planning/applications_and_advice/onlineplandetails.aspx

 

 

 

2nd October 2017

 

Matters discussed included:

 

  • Progress on footpath surveys.
  • Air quality in Fareham
  • The decision by Fareham Borough Council not to proceed with the selection of a ‘developer’ partner for Welbourne and to partner with Buckland Estates, only, as landowner and developer.
  • The new Fareham Draft Local Plan due to be debated by the Borough Executive Committee on 9th October prior to issue for public consultation.
  • Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings in addition to the PUSH meeting on 16th October.
  • The Society’s Interim Accounts.
  • Arrangements for the Society Christmas meeting.
  • A number of recent planning applications and in particular:

¬ Sawmills Industrial Park – a letter of objection has been written.

¬ Land to the east of Furze Court, Wickham Road - a letter of objection has been written.

¬ Down Barn Farm – the Council will be reminded of the listed status of the buildings.

¬ Tithe Barn Titchfield – an application to use the outside area on the east side of the barn for weddings has been approved but there is still an appeal pending about the refusal to allow an increase in the number of weddings held on the site.

¬ The number of upcoming applications which may be affected by the new draft Local Plan.

 

All the Society’s submissions and letters can be seen under the appropriate items on the Fareham Borough Planning Website. www.fareham.gov.uk/planning/applications_and_advice/onlineplandetails.aspx

 

 

4th September 2017

 

Matters discussed included:

 

  • Progress on footpath surveys.
  • Forthcoming lecture at the Royal Armouries, Fort Nelson
  • The Fareham Society lecture programme for 2017/2018
  • The decision not to site a Blue Plaque on a house in Hillhead.
  • The possible role, envisaged by Fareham Council, for the ‘developer’ selected from the current Welborne short list of 4 candidates.
  • A wash-up on The Society stall at the Stubbington Fair on 28th August.
  • A coach trip to Parliament organised by the Portchester Civic Society.
  • Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings in addition to the Welborne Community Liaison Group on 4th October.
  • A number of recent planning applications and in particular:
  • Sawmills Industrial Park – a letter of objection will be written.
  • Land to the east of Furze Court, Wickham Road - a letter of objection will be written.
  • The Hampshire Rose site, 96 Highland Road – needs further investigation.
  • The current redevelopment of the Lidl store in Newgate Lane
  • The slow and erratic progress of the A27 upgrade.
  • Land west of Old Street Stubbington -a public exhibition is due 14th September.
  • The Public Enquiry on the Cranleigh Road development at Portchester on 25th April. The decision in late August approved the development.
  • The recently published details of the proposed Daedalus Interconnector building and the layout of surrounding park land. The Society’s objections have been submitted.
  • Land of Sopwith Way, Swanwick – The Society has objected.
  • The planned Stubbington By-pass – Compulsory purchase orders have been issued for the route.
  • An application by the Tithe Barn at Titchfield to allow further outside space to be used for weddings – our objections stand.
  • An outline application for up to 180 houses east of Brook Lane, Warsash An appeal against refusal has been withdrawn.
  • An application for up to 150 houses east of Posbrook Lane, Titchfield – a letter of objection has been sent.

 

All the Society’s submissions and letters can be seen under the appropriate items on the Fareham Borough Planning Website. www.fareham.gov.uk/planning/applications_and_advice/onlineplandetails.aspx