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KERNE BRIDGE CANOE LAUNCH SITE
Walford Parish Council has recently taken ownership of the Kerne Bridge Canoe launch site. The launch facilities are rated as some of the best on the River Wye.
It is our intention to enhance these facilities and the way they are managed and operate in order to provide the best possible visitor experience. Please see the Projects page for further details
There will be a Parish Meeting on Wednesday 3rd October at Goodrich Village Hall at 6.00pm. This will be an opportunity for residents to discuss the plans. It would help in preparing for the meeting if any specific questons are sent to the Parish Clerk in advance.
WALFORD NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN:
The Parish Council has committed to producing a Neighbourhood Plan that will enable the Parish to have a far greater say in how housing development can be controlled at local level rather than just have development imposed on us at County level.The first significant milestone in preparing the Plan has been completed. A questionnaire was sent out to every household in the Parish. Independent response analysis has been carried out and the data gas been sent out to all households. The data is available on the Projects page: Neighbourhood Development Plan. Now that the Herefordshire Council Core Strategy has been formally adopted, the Steering Group has been holding meetings, to progress the project to the next phase.
WALFORD NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN (NDP) GROUP, ON BEHALF OF WALFORD PARISH COUNCIL IS LOOKING AT THE POTENTIAL AVAILABILITY OF LAND FOR A RANGE OF USES ACROSS THE PARISH UP TO 2031. This process is being undertaken as part of the evidence base to support the preparation of the Walford NDP. This is an opportunity for landowners and developers to propose sites within Walford Parish for development.
The call for sites resulted in 16 proposed sites, which have been sent to our independent consultant for assessment. The analysis of sites has thrown up some issues and the documents have been sent to Herefordshire Council for consideration; the PC will use the consultant to assist with this orocess.
WALFORD COMMUNITY SUPPORT SCHEME: Walford Parish Council, with fantastic grant support from the Wellbeing Innovation Fund, has set up The Walford Community Support Scheme. Staffed by a paid coordinator and delivered by a team of volunteers, we are now in a position to receive requests for help. For more information: email Councillor Sophie Hurley on: firstname.lastname@example.org To access the service please call: 07493 171430
SNOW AND ICE CLEARANCE PLAN
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