Webinar on Bioblitzing

If there is green space that you love, whether there’s an imminent threat or not, recording the biodiversity is critical to help preserve it and will also aid research by experts in the various species that make up your local ecosystems! Wildlife conservation relies on data. Knowing where particular species are, where they have been… Continue reading Webinar on Bioblitzing

Outline Planning Application For Large Warehousing Complex at Huscote Farm

As part of Cherwell District Council Local Plan Review 2040 Call For Sites, speculative proposals were submitted for the areas of both Nethercote and Huscote, these proposals would in effect see both areas concreted over and turned into Industrial Estates, creating a warehouse corridor as you drive up the A422 towards Middleton Cheney.  Neither of… Continue reading Outline Planning Application For Large Warehousing Complex at Huscote Farm

Proposals For Nearby M40, J10

Strategic Railfreight Interchange, referred to as OxSRF, nr Bicester https://oxsrfi.co.uk/ Oxfordshire Railfreight Ltd is a company registered in Jersey, a subsidiary of the Luxembourg based developer, Mountpark Link to have your say, closes 4th July https://oxsrfi.co.uk/Contact/ To be clear, this initial consultation feedback goes directly to the company making the proposals, you will not be… Continue reading Proposals For Nearby M40, J10

Screening Opinion Planning Application Submitted to Councils – How To Get Involved

As part of Cherwell District Council Local Plan Review 2040 Call For Sites, speculative proposals were submitted for the areas of both Nethercote and Huscote, these proposals would in effect see both areas concreted over and turned into Industrial Estates, creating a warehouse corridor as you drive up the A422 towards Middleton Cheney.  Neither of… Continue reading Screening Opinion Planning Application Submitted to Councils – How To Get Involved

Just What Does The Future Hold For Nethercote

Nethercote is a hamlet on the edge of North Oxfordshire, a rural area bordering with West Northamptonshire. The hamlet sits South East of J11 of M40, predominantly agricultural land used for grazing, a single-track road runs right through the hamlet, known as Banbury Lane, which has around a dozen residential properties along the lane.  As… Continue reading Just What Does The Future Hold For Nethercote

Nethercote Gridlocked on a Friday Afternoon!

A422 Dual carriageway AND Nethercote gridlocked on a Friday afternoon, yet developers want to build MORE warehouses here, generating yet more traffic! Please sign the petition to #keepnethercoterural #handsoffourhamlet If developers have their way, this field will have industrial warehouses standing on it, and more traffic would be generated – it is so clear that… Continue reading Nethercote Gridlocked on a Friday Afternoon!

Nethercote Overlooked For Conservation Area Designation?

It is thought that Nethercote, near Banbury has inadvertently been overlooked for designation as a Conservation Area. Despite the hamlet being equally noteworthy as other areas carrying the designation and despite being one of the last rural areas of Banbury history, no designation of any conservation protection has been given. Conservation areas exist to protect… Continue reading Nethercote Overlooked For Conservation Area Designation?

CHERWELL LOCAL PLAN REVIEW 2040

CHERWELL DISTRICT COUNCIL LOCAL PLAN REVIEW 2040 A local plan is a long-term document setting out planning policies and proposals for new development within the district and is used to guide decisions on future development proposals as well as addressing the needs and opportunities in the area. As part of the review process that is… Continue reading CHERWELL LOCAL PLAN REVIEW 2040