BNDP

Voting underway until 10:00pm – 3rd Nov 2016

Voting underway until 10:00pm – 3rd Nov 2016

on November 3, 2016, 5:52 pm

The Plan draws massively on the views of the very many residents. It’s focus is upon appropriate development accompanied by the necessary infrastructure. This will allow some further development help to deter rapacious speculative developers. The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group obviously commend the plan but … It’s important that all residents use this opportunity to have their say. A strong […]

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Examiners Report says ‘yes’ to Plan

Examiners Report says ‘yes’ to Plan

on July 16, 2016, 6:58 pm

The Bloxham Neighbourhood Plan was submitted to Cherwell District Council for forwarding to the examiners last November (2015) Since when we have been awaiting the outcome. We have recently received a copy of the examiner’s report the summary of which states: Subject to those modifications, I have concluded that the Plan does meet the basic conditions and all the other […]

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Bloxham Floods yet again – March 2016

Bloxham Floods yet again – March 2016

on March 10, 2016, 9:37 am

One of the neighbourhood Plan policies relates to the need for sustainable drainage systems even on small plots. This seems to have been vindicated by recent small developments being overwhelmed by a single period of rain. Over-heard yesterday:” How many one in a hundred year flood events can one have in 10 years?” More photos on the Bloxham Broadsheet

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Final Consultation ends 22nd Jan 2016

Final Consultation ends 22nd Jan 2016

on December 10, 2015, 10:51 pm

The Bloxham Neighbourhood Plan is going through a final eight-week period of consultation organised by Cherwell District Council. It then goes to an examiner and – if approved – to a village referendum. In a nutshell? Residents, developers and landowners can comment upon the submission version of the neighbourhood plan. The comments will go to the person who examines the […]

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The BNDP Final Consultation

The BNDP Final Consultation

on November 21, 2015, 5:20 pm

Submission The Bloxham Neighbourhood Development Plan (BNDP) documents have now been accepted for Cherwell District Council (CDC.) We expect CDC to publish information next week about how people and organisations can use this final opportunity to comment and we will then echo this across various Bloxham websites. Changes There have been significant changes as a result of the consultation last […]

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Neighbourhood Plan with Cherwell D.C.

Neighbourhood Plan with Cherwell D.C.

0 on October 5, 2015, 10:17 pm

Update – Cherwell have responded and ae liaising with Bloxham PC upon the way forward.
The Neighbourhood Plan was submitted to Cherwell District Council 829 days ago – so what happens next?

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Miles without Stiles – 17th Oct 2015

Miles without Stiles – 17th Oct 2015

on September 28, 2015, 7:16 pm

Support for the protection of PROW is huge – as is the number of residents who regularly use them.

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Publication version of the Plan  – 19th Nov 2015 Update

Publication version of the Plan – 19th Nov 2015 Update

on September 11, 2015, 8:00 pm

On August 3rd 2015 Bloxham Parish Council approved the Neighbourhood Plan subject to grammar and spelling checks and negotiations with Cherwell D.C. to provide a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) screening opinion. On 11th Aug 2015 members of BNDP worked with Cherwell District Council (CDC) to create an SEA screening opinion. On Friday 11th September 2015 the plan was submitted to […]

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Bloxham A361 eighth most high risk road in UK!

Bloxham A361 eighth most high risk road in UK!

on September 10, 2015, 7:47 pm

Today the for Road Safety Foundation (RSF) published its 2015 report page 8 of which lists roads that present a persistently higher risk to users based on data collected from 2008 – 2013. They note that single carriageway A-roads now carry 8 times the risk of motorway. Bloxham residents will be unsurprised to hear that the A361 Chipping Norton to […]

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GP waiting times in Bloxham

GP waiting times in Bloxham

on July 4, 2015, 5:26 pm

Bloxham surgery receives high ratings on most criteria for the quality of its service and it’s hard to find people with a bad word to say about the doctors, nurses or support team. Nonetheless the  pre-publication consultation carried out earlier this year contained numerous comments about worsening waiting times for doctor appointments at Bloxham surgery – but is this fact […]

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