Executive Committee Meetings


The Fareham Society

Executive Committee Meetings


7th May 2019
Matters discussed included:


  • Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings.
  • Storage and disposal of Society Archives.
  • Regulations relating to Trustees
  • Affiliation to the Solent Protection Society
  • The Society Final Accounts.
  • The Annual Beach Clean report
  • The Society Summer Visits programme this year.
  • Booking for this year’s Stubbington Show.
  • A potential replacement for Robin Halliday when he retires from the Committee at the May AGM.
  • Ideas for a recruitment drive.
  • Arrangements for the Society AGM on 17th May.
  • The timetable for the revised draft Local Plan and progress on the Titchfield Neighbourhood Plan
  • A number of recent planning applications and in particular:


Ø Land of at Military Road Wallington. An application to build 26 houses. The Society has written a letter of objection on environmental and historic site concerns.
Ø An application to build 261 houses on land to the east of Oakcroft Lane. The Society has written a letter of objection as it intrudes upon the Fareham/Stubbington Strategic Gap.
Ø An application for 125 on land adjacent to Newgate Lane south. The Society will write a letter of objection as it intrudes upon the Fareham/Stubbington Strategic Gap.
Ø Various applications for building houses along Greenaway Lane, Warsash. Environmental and Habitat assessments are delaying planning decisions.
Ø Progress on and issues outstanding with respect to the outline planning application for Welborne.


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


8th April 2019


Matters discussed included:


o Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings.
o Storage and disposal of Society Archives.
o The Society’s insurance policy.
o Affiliation to the Solent Protection Society
o The Society Final Accounts.
o The Annual Beach Clean report
o The Society Summer Visits programme this year.
o Booking for this year’s Stubbington Show.
o Tasks to be transferred when Robin Halliday retires from the Committee at the May AGM.
o The future of the Design Awards.
o Ideas for a recruitment drive.
o The timetable for the revised draft Local Plan.


A number of recent planning applications and in particular:


Ø Land of at Military Road Wallington. An application to build 26 houses. The Society has written a letter of objection on environmental and historic site concerns.
Ø An application to build 261 houses on land to the east of Oakcroft Lane. The Society will write a letter of objection as it intrudes upon the Fareham/Stubbington Strategic Gap.
Ø An application for screening opinion prior to the construction of new and refurbished building at Warsash Maritime Academy.
Ø Various applications for building houses along Greenaway Lane, Warsash.
Ø Progress on and issues outstanding with respect to the outline planning application for Welborne.


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 March 2019


            Matters discussed included:


o   Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings.

o   Storage and disposal of Society Archives.

o   The Society’s insurance policy.

o   Affiliation to the Solent Protection Society and their future meetings programme.

o   The PUSH meeting on 5th February which discussed:

§  PUSH Capital and Revenue budgets for 2019

§  The Hampshire housing Deal

§  Business plan for the Cultural Creative Industries and Build Environment 2019/20

§  Solent waders and Brent Geese Strategy on offsetting and mitigation requirements.

§  The implications of the revised NPPF for the PUSH Position Statement.

o   The Society Interim Accounts.

o   The upcoming Gillies Working Party on 31st March and the Beach Clean on 7th April.

o   Ideas for The Society Summer Visits programme this year.


A number of recent planning applications and in particular:

Ø  Land of at Military Road Wallington. An application to build 26 houses.   The Society will write a letter of objection on environmental and historic site concerns.

Ø  Land at Standard Way Wallington. An application for Employment development. 

Ø  An application to erect a two-storey extension to Coldeast Mansion

Ø  A pending application to build 310 houses on land to the east of Oakcroft Lane. 

Ø  An application for screening opinion prior to the construction of new and refurbished building at Warsash Maritime Academy.

Ø  An application for screening opinion prior to the construction of a large housing redevelopment on surplus land at Warsash Maritime Academy.

Ø  Various applications for building houses along Greenaway Lane, Warsash.

Ø  The Society objections to the nature of two replacement building proposals in Brook Lane, Warsash

Ø  The re-application to convert Stubbington Snooker Hall into Flats following refusal of the original scheme.

Ø  The revised outline application for Welborne.  The new scheme is out on the council web-site for consultation.  The Society submitted its comments on 28th February.   A copy of the letter is available on this site.   A CAT meeting was held in the Ferneham Hall on 12th February.  Most of the Society Committee attended.

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