Monthly Archives: July 2017

Councillors to Visit Hart Leisure Centre

The minutes of last week’s Overview & Scrutiny Meeting  are here: http://www.shepway.gov.uk/moderngov/ieListDocuments.aspx… They include this: “Examples of leisure centres – it is anticipated that members of the Princes Parade Working Group, Overview and Scrutiny Committee and officers will visit the Hart Leisure Centre in Hampshire which is of a similar size to the proposed development.” […]

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Pre Application Advice

We’ve just had a response from Shepway to our Freedom of Information request for the pre application advice the council has given itself: “I am writing to inform you that we have searched our records and the information you requested is not held by the council. Pre-application advice has not been given; therefore Regulation 12(4)(a) […]

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Hythe Pool Subsidy

At yesterday evening’s full council. Councillor Len Laws asked about the subsidy the current swimming pool receives from the council. Councillor Pascoe’s answer to Len Laws question about annual subsidy for the Hythe pool was that the sums amounted to the difference between income and expenditure. Periods of long closure and cost of repairs had […]

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Relevant Council Meetings Next Week

Just to remind you that there are 2 relevant council meetings next week. Cabinet is at 5pm on Wednesday and they will be discussing the pay & display for Princes Parade and Sandgate Esplanade as well as the Princes Parade Development Project Strategy and the latest version of the Local Plan. The last 2 items […]

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Reply from David Monk re Contamination

A reply from David Monk in response to a query about the contamination on Princes Parade: “Thank you for your query. I can confirm that that the issue of contamination will be addressed in detail in the Environmental Statement (ES) accompanying the, soon to be submitted, planning application within a chapter covering geo-environment , land […]

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Overview & Scrutiny Meeting

At their meeting next week Shepway’s Overview & Scrutiny Committee will discuss this report. As we already know from the Working Group minutes the council intends to look at things like the business plan for the new leisure centre, land disposal and capital funding but only once the planning application has been submitted. As we […]

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