A special reception was held in Hednesford to thank everyone who had helped with the production of the town’s planning blueprint for the future.

Thanks given for Hednesford Neighbourhood Plan success

A special reception was held in Hednesford to thank everyone who had helped with the production of the town’s planning blueprint for the future. The Neighbourhood Plan was two years in the making and was overseen by Hednesford Town Council in a steering group. A working group to establish the viability and potential benefits of
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Landmark referendum means ‘yes’ to Hednesford planning blueprint

A future planning blueprint for Hednesford – which took four years to finalise – has been approved by voters in what council leaders are calling a ‘landmark referendum.’ Electors have voted in favour of the adoption of a Neighbourhood Plan for the town. Hednesford Town Council chairman Alan Pearson said: “We are extremely proud and
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Another chance to have your say on the future of Hednesford

People who live and work in Hednesford are being given another chance to have their say on a blueprint for the town’s future. Six weeks of consultation is under way from Monday, September 18 on a key document called The Neighbourhood Plan. The latest version has been adapted after feedback and comments during an initial
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Thank you everyone!

Brian Gamble from the Hednesford Neighbourhood Plan Steering Committee says: I’d like to thank everyone who has taken time to send us their views on our draft neighbourhood plan. This is a key document that will evolve over time and we called on you to help as it will shape our town’s future. We are
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Improving the gateway to Cannock Chase

Hednesford Town Council is looking to improve unsightly and underused areas in the town centre as part of their Neighbourhood Plan. They are looking into various uses for land that lies between Market Street and Victoria Street, and off Cardigan Place, and are asking residents of Hednesford to have their say on what development they
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Planning to protect Hednesford’s green open spaces

While large open spaces are an important asset to any town, small public spaces around housing estates are also considered important amenities for local communities and their protection is being addressed in the Hednesford Neighbourhood Plan. Similar to the Green Belt Policy, which controls urban growth and keeps land permanently open, the aim of the
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Hednesford plans new houses for older residents

We’ve highlighted the need for more housing for older residents in the housing policy of the Neighbourhood Plan, and raised the idea of a retirement village – we’re really keen to hear what the people of Hednesford think about this! The proposed development would be on land in Cannock Road, and would include specialist housing
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Hednesford ‘have your say’ call as planning ‘blueprint’ ‘is launched

Hednesford residents, workers and visitors are being asked to have their say on the future of the town. Hednesford Town Council is launching a draft Neighbourhood Plan document which people can provide their feedback on before it’s finalised. Community consultation is a key part of the process for any neighbourhood plan – which is also
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It’s our future: Have your say!

So here we are, the big day is fast approaching. Soon you will be able to have your say on a matter of great importance, helping shape your future and making your voice heard. And no, this is not about the EU referendum! There is a big decision looming much closer to home as the
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