FHDC’s response to its own planning application

As you know, Otterpool Park is being planned by Folkestone & Hythe District Council in association with Cozumel Estates and Homes England.  The planning application (click) has, we are told, attracted some 300 comments although only 171 are counted on the FHDC website. FHDC with its Planning Authority hat on has made an initial response […]

Stanford Parish Rooms

We have now secured access to the building in the racecourse which will serve as our Parish Room.  We are using it to lay out the huge pile of documents that is the Otterpool Park Outline Planning Application.  There are two more planned ‘drop-ins’ this Saturday (18th) and the following Saturday, but if you want […]

Otterpool Park planning application published

The planning application for ‘Otterpool Park’ has been validated and is starting to appear on the FHDC website. You can find the details here As of today (20 March) not all the documents have been posted so you will have to keep an eye on the site for further postings. You have 10 weeks to […]

Lorry Park Consultation 2018

Highways England are asking people to give them ideas on ‘a permanent solution to Operation Stack’.  Below is the press release which they published last week.  Dates and venues for the exhibitions are in our calendar.  The deadline for responses is Sunday 22 July 2018.  A brochure giving details of the consultation is here and […]

Garden Town consultation

If you went to the event at Westenhanger castle yesterday to see the presentation on ‘Otterpool Park’, we hope you found space on the feedback form to give your views.  Stanford Parish Council has scheduled a number of meetings with the developers’ team in the coming months.  If you had further thoughts or would like […]

Lorry Parks – the saga continues

Highways England have just announced the next stage in the lorry parking story.  A consultation will run from Monday until 22 July 2018.  It is to get people’s views about how to deal with Operation Stack events.  There will be a series of exhibitions as follows: Dates & times Locations 2pm to 8pm, 12 June […]