By Anonymous Writer

Protect Rural Peterborough

  • 25 August 2017
  • 327
  • 0
  • 0

A letter from Martin Chilcott - Chair of Protect Rural Peterborough

I Chair Protect Rural Peterborough fighting the City Council local Plan and its inclusion of Great Kyne a 2,500 houses + industrial/commercial usage north of the A47 near Castor , Ailsworth, Upton and Sutton and within a stones throw of Castor Hanglands. HCA, (Homes & Communities Agency) supposed stewards of the land,  are pushing for 5,000! As well as destroying some of Peterborough best rural landscape, it will change the way of life in the villages, not just of castor Ailsworth, Sutton and Upton. Weve made a short film (8 mins) to show what would be lost forever.

 

http://www.protect-rural-peterborough.org.uk/whats-so-special-about-the-area

 

4 times the size of Castor & Ailsworth, i will also create 4,000 (8,000 if HCA have their way) additional cars, which are likely to have an effect on surrounding villages all the way to Stamford and on access to the City from the West.

 

If you’ve already signed the petition on the PRP website, thanks very much. If you haven’t managed to yet, it takes 30 seconds and every time an entry is submitted, your Ward Councillors get an e mail automatically saying you’ve signed. Encourage your friends elsewhere in Peterborough to support the campaign, then their ward Councillors will get an e mail in the same way. We want to make sure that this is a Peterborough wide issue for when all 60 Council members discuss and vote in September/ October on the City Council local Plan, which at the moment includes the 2,500 houses + industrial units.

 

Comments (0)


Related Posts

Village litter pick

  • 2016-03-14 08:10:00
Read More

Helpston Gala is back!!

  • 2015-12-14 13:42:00
Read More

Maxey Fayre fun for all

  • 2015-09-23 14:23:00
Read More

John Clare Festival

  • 2015-09-24 11:17:00
Read More

Have you seen Bella?

  • 2015-11-15 07:21:00
Read More

Here to entertain you!

  • 2015-11-11 19:49:00
Read More

Langdyke Open Day

  • 2016-07-07 13:44:00
Read More

Here to Entertain You

  • 2016-02-01 07:04:00
Read More

Team Glinton clean-up

  • 2015-09-24 12:21:00
Read More

Glinton Friendship Club

  • 2017-04-07 10:24:00
Read More

HELPSTON HELCATS

  • 2017-12-19 10:43:00
Read More

VJ Day Commemorations

  • 2015-09-24 11:03:00
Read More

Plastic Soup?

  • 2017-10-06 16:06:00
Read More

Maxey Classic Car Show

  • 2015-09-24 11:53:00
Read More

Fundraising made easy

  • 2017-03-24 10:36:00
Read More

Peakirk canine capers

  • 2015-09-23 14:18:00
Read More

ETTON NEWS

  • 2017-12-19 09:48:00
Read More

Scotsman flys past

  • 2016-02-28 09:20:00
Read More

Glinton Litter Pick

  • 2017-04-07 10:59:00
Read More

Local Roadworks

  • 2016-07-26 15:52:00
Read More

Glinton switch-on

  • 2015-10-27 17:34:00
Read More

Maxey Christmas Fayre

  • 2015-12-14 11:15:00
Read More

Armed Forces Day

  • 2016-07-06 09:28:00
Read More

Glinton Roadworks

  • 2016-08-11 16:17:00
Read More

Glinton Brownies

  • 2017-06-30 09:02:00
Read More

Tractor Road Run

  • 2015-09-23 12:58:00
Read More

Team George cash boost

  • 2016-03-06 12:51:00
Read More

Annual Winter Supper

  • 2017-03-24 10:53:00
Read More

Help in your village

  • 2017-03-09 13:18:00
Read More

Educating Helpston

  • 2015-09-23 12:48:00
Read More

New WI for Tribland

  • 2015-09-23 14:06:00
Read More

Royce Wood 'dismay'

  • 2016-05-05 19:27:00
Read More

Barnack Housing protest

  • 2015-12-21 16:00:00
Read More

Lolham 'death trap'

  • 2015-12-14 11:20:00
Read More

Maxey Drive-by shooting

  • 2016-07-25 16:55:00
Read More

Helpston Gardens 2016

  • 2016-07-06 08:52:00
Read More

Tribune - next deadline

  • 2015-11-16 09:03:00
Read More

Read the latest issue

If you would like to receive the Village Tribune magazine but are out of the distribution area, you can still signup for a 12 month (6 issue) subscription.

Advertisement

Latest BBC News

News from BBC News

Weather Near You

Latest Traffic Updates

  • No Delay on A30

    Location : The A30 eastbound exit slip to the A308 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:15 and 23:30 on 18 August 2018.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:22:33 GMT
  • Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure on A46

    Location : The A46 northbound between the junctions with the A6 and the A607 Syston (south). Reason : Road traffic collision. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:19:24 GMT
  • Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure on A46

    Location : The A46 northbound entry slip from the A6 . Reason : Road traffic collision. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:14:24 GMT
  • Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay on M1

    Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J16 and J18 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:15 and 23:30 on 18 August 2018. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:22:33 GMT
  • Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay on M1

    Location : The M1 southbound at junction J14 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:15 and 23:30 on 18 August 2018. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:22:33 GMT
  • Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure on M20

    Location : The M20 westbound entry slip at junction J5 . Reason : Road traffic collision. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 01:15 and 01:30 on 19 August 2018. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 01:15 and 01:30 on 19 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:24:15 GMT
  • Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure on M20

    Location : The M20 westbound between junctions J6 and J4 . Reason : Road traffic collision. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 01:30 and 01:45 on 19 August 2018. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 01:30 and 01:45 on 19 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed. Previous Reason : Following an earlier obstruction involving a broken down vehicle.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:24:24 GMT
  • No Delay on M25

    Location : The M25 clockwise exit slip at junction J3 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:15 and 23:30 on 18 August 2018.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:24:38 GMT
  • Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay on M25

    Location : The M25 anticlockwise exit slip at junction J24 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:15 and 23:30 on 18 August 2018. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:24:38 GMT
  • Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay on M5

    Location : The M5 northbound exit slip at junction J19 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:15 and 23:30 on 18 August 2018. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:24:38 GMT
  • No Delay on M60

    Location : The M60 anticlockwise exit slip at junction J17 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:15 and 23:30 on 18 August 2018.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:23:30 GMT
  • No Delay on M61

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Police incident. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:19:24 GMT
  • Accident on A46

    Location : The A46 northbound entry slip from the A6 . Reason : Road traffic collision. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

    Accident, Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:14:24 GMT
  • Congestion on M1

    Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J16 and J18 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:15 and 23:30 on 18 August 2018. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

    Congestion, Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:22:33 GMT
  • Accident on A46

    Location : The A46 northbound between the junctions with the A6 and the A607 Syston (south). Reason : Road traffic collision. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 00:30 and 00:45 on 19 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

    Accident, Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure

    • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:19:24 GMT
Updates from Highways Agency

Local Jobs

Jobs from Indeed