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...

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....

National Park Bid

Following the publication of its 2012 Designation Strategy, Natural England is carrying out a strategic review of the extent and diversity of existing Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) and National Parks (NPs) to establish whether there is potential scope...

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

It appears that Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) could help us in our efforts to protect the local environment and to prevent or mitigate development that is inappropriate or poorly thought through. The rules are fairly difficult to understand if one has no...

Record of discussion between SHDC and SHS

Present: SHDC – Steve Jorden, Ross Kennerley South Hams Society – Vivien Napper, John Chalmers   The South Hams Society wishes to raise the points below concerning the District Council’s planning processes:   1. Describe the Society and the Bulletin...