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Statement Concerning the Officers Mess Area

Statement Concerning the Officers Mess Area

"Edith Weston Parish Council, supported by village opinion surveys and other local interested Parish Councils, views the Officers' Mess site as an integrated part of the St George's Barracks development, rather than a stand-alone project. As such, we see no need for it to be identified by a separate name, other than perhaps 'SGB Phase 1' or 'Former SGB Officers' Mess Site'"

This statement will be incorporated... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 26 Aug 2018 19:16 by Norman Milne

Tags: RCC Communications, St George's Project, Officers Mess Site

Request for Extension

Request for Extension

Edith Weston Parish Council requested an extension fo the consultation on SGB related to the local plan. Sadly this was turned down.

Our Request 22nd August 2018

Edith Weston Parish Council request an extension to the time allocation for consultation on the following documents, which are integral to the Local Plan:

  • Focussed changes to the Local Plan resulting from the development potential of St George's... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 26 Aug 2018 19:10 by Norman Milne

Tags: St George's Project, RCC Communications

Barracks Working Group Update

Barracks Working Group Update

These are the notes of the Edith Weston and North Luffenham Working Group. We are very grateful to Paul Cummings the Chair of North Luffenham for taking the notes and distributing them across the two Parishes. As both Edith Weston and North Luffenham are working very closely together on this matter we shall simply amend minor details within any such notes so that a local sense is achieved. If you notice... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Aug 2018 18:50 by Norman Milne

Tags: St George's Project, Officers Mess Site

RCC Consultation Papers

RCC Consultation Papers

Public consultation on specific aspects of Rutland's latest Draft Local Plan got underway from Monday 13 August 2018 for a period of six weeks.

As you know, Rutland's existing Local Plan is currently being reviewed because it is due to expire in 2026. The new plan, once complete and adopted, will cover the period up to 2036.

As part of the process of reviewing Rutland's Local Plan, Rutland County Council... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:29 by Norman Milne

Tags: St George's Project, Officers Mess Site, Defence Cuts, Barracks

New Parish Council Liaison Group Minutes

New Parish Council Liaison Group Minutes

A number of Parish Councils met to discuss the issues of concern. The intention is to act as a conduit to inform the SGB Advisory Group of the concerns of local electorate and feed back through the Parish Councils the progress of that group

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 18:22 by Norman Milne

Tags: St George's Project, Officers Mess Site

Fixing the broken housing market

Fixing the broken housing market

Quite a long read but worth it.

Government Paper

Fixing our broken housing market

Posted: Mon, 06 Aug 2018 18:02 by Norman Milne

Tags: News, St George's Project, Consultation

St George’s Barracks Development – Update July 2018

St George’s Barracks Development – Update July 2018

Consultation.

The results of the consultation on St George's Barracks development have now been published by Rutland County Council and can be found at:

Consultation Feedback

You may also read this more easily HERE. Note that this site will simply mirror key documents from elsewhere and make them more available to any community. The Public Tab is only available to unregistered users

Posted: Mon, 30 Jul 2018 17:57 by Norman Milne

Tags: St George's Project, Officers Mess Site, Defence Cuts, RCC Communications

Surface Dressing - Temporary Road Closures

Surface Dressing - Temporary Road Closures

Yes it is time for a little extra tar and dressing on the roads near Edith Weston. There are plenty across the county but I guess you will just need to know the local ones...

The effect of the order will be that from 16th July 2018 until 21st December 2018 , vehicles will be prohibited from

either proceeding along the lengths of road specified below, or be subject to a temporary speed limit of not more... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 18:53 by Norman Milne

Tags: RCC Communications

ST GEORGE’S BARRACKS – MP Consultation Meeting

ST GEORGE’S BARRACKS – MP Consultation Meeting

On 22 Jun 18, Sir Alan Duncan MP Chaired a meeting to review the St George's Barracks Masterplan. Invited were representatives of Rutland County Council, their consultants, RegenCo, the Ministry of Defence (Defence Infrastructure Organisations), County Councillors and representatives of a number of Parish Councils.

Though not an official record of the meeting, which has yet to be published, please find... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 18:06 by Norman Milne

Tags: St George's Project, Officers Mess Site, Barracks, Defence Cuts, Consultation

HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE DEVELOPMENT MASTERPLAN CONSULTATION

HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE DEVELOPMENT MASTERPLAN CONSULTATION

There is just one week left to comment on the draft Masterplan consultation that proposes to turn St.Georges Barracks and the airfield training area in to a new town and large quarry. If you are concerned about these proposals then make sure your voice is heard, the more comments received from the local community the more chance we have of influencing the final form of the development.What you say... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 10 Jun 2018 17:56 by Norman Milne

Tags: News, St George's Project, Officers Mess Site

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