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Princes Parade Working Group Meeting

The Princes Parade Working Group is meeting  next Tuesday. It is a sub group of cabinet. Unfortunately the public aren’t allowed to attend but you might be interested to read …

£30m Gamble

Today’s Express is running a story about the financial (non) viability of the proposed Princes Parade project. The council have said that all the issues raised are covered in the …

Evidence Base for Places & Policies Local Plan

You can read a summary of the previous comments and how the council have incorporated them (or not) here: https://www.shepway.gov.uk/media/4832/02-Urban-Character-Area/pdf/02_Urban_Charater_Area.pdf And you can find a lot of the supporting documents …

Transparency

We asked Ben Geering , Head of Planning at Shepway if he would consider publishing the correspondence between the applicant and his department and this was his reply: “We do …

Supreme Court Decision re Farthingloe

You can read the full decision here: uksc-2016-0188-judgment (1). Particularly interesting are paragraphs 60 and 62 : 60. Finally, with regard to Sales LJ’s concerns about the burden on members, it …