We have been re-designated!

As one of the original front runners of neighbourhood planning, we were quite shocked that we had been designated for nearly five years! After finding out that forums can only be designated for this long without formally re-designating, we updated our original application.  The process took much longer than we expected. 26 May 2017  –…

Consultation finally started on Neighbourhood Plan!

On 20 April 2017 we submitted our Neighbourhood Plan to Sutton Council.  They are suppose to then publicise the plan and put it out for consultation.  Due to purdah, the consultation of the plan was delayed. The plan has finally been put out for consultation TODAY (17 August 2017).  This gives the public another opportunity…

We have submitted our neighbourhood plan!

Did you know we were one of the front runners for neighbourhood planning? We were formally designated on 18 September 2012, but first got together as a group in November 2011. Finally, after five years of battling planning applications for various sites in Hackbridge, we formally submitted our neighbourhood plan to Sutton Council on 20 April 2017. Unlucky…

Bridges due for demolition 25/26 February 2017

Please click to support a replacement for a new Hackbridge railway bridge.    The Irrigation and 100 Acre bridges are both slated for demolition by Network Rail on 25th and 26th February 2017.  This is despite over 1000 people signing a petition raised by the Wandle Valley Forum and NDG to save them. Network Rail has refused…

Felnex reserved matters application approved

Hackbridge & Beddington Corner Neighbourhood Development Group Press release – Thursday, 8th September 2016 Sutton Council’s planning committee has approved the reserved matters elements of Barratt Homes’ planning application for an 805-unit estate at Hackbridge Corner, on the site of the old Felnex Trading Estate.  This was despite objections from Hackbridge and Beddington Corner Neighbourhood…