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Gnaton Farm Solar Farm Planning Application

Letter of Objection from The South Hams Society The South Hams Society interest For the last 50 years the South Hams Society has been stimulating public interest and care for the beauty, history and character of the South Hams. We encourage high standards of planning and architecture that respect...

Other Planning Documents

This page includes documents on general planning matters.  For responses to specific applications go to the Planning applications page. The following letter from Richard Howell, who is a member of the Society, appeared in the Kingsbridge Gazette of 13/03/13: Three topics dominated discussion when...

Proposed Wind Turbine at Winslade Farm, Frogmore

Planning application 43/2567/13/F, submitted to SHDC in November 2013, sought approval for a wind turbine and its associated infrastructure at SX776419, on Winslade Farm, Frogmore. It would supply electricity to the farm. Hub height would be 24.6m, tip height 34.2m. SHDC’s Development...

Siting of Renewables

At the request of Devon County Council and  the Devon Landscape Policy Group a London firm called Land Use Consultants has produced a document titled Guidance on the Siting, Design and Assessment of Wind and Solar PV Developments in Devon.  It is intended as a draft for a new DLPG Advice Note No....

Neighbourhood Plans

The Localism Act of 1911 introduced new rights and powers to allow local communities to shape development by coming together to prepare neighbourhood plans. Neighbourhood planning can be taken forward by two types of body – town and parish councils or ‘neighbourhood forums’. ...

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