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Walford Neighbourhood Development Plan
Regulation 14 Public Consultation Notice

In accordance with Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012, Part 5, 14(a)-(c) notice is hereby given that a formal pre-submission public consultation on the Draft Walford Neighbourhood Development Plan will start at 00.01 a.m. on 4th January 2022 for a period of 6 weeks ending at midnight on 16th February 2022.

Walford Neighbourhood Development Plan has been developed to help deliver the local community’s requirements and aspirations for the plan period up to 2031. The Plan has been created through listening to the views of the residents of the Parish.

The Plan will provide a means of guiding, promoting and enabling balanced and sustainable change and growth within the designated area of Walford Parish.

Walford Parish Council invites comments on the Draft Plan. All responses received will be considered by the Parish Council to inform a revised version of the Plan. The revised version of the Plan will then be submitted to Herefordshire Council, as the local planning authority, for examination by an independent examiner.

The Draft Plan may be viewed at or or be emailed to residents on request to Copies are also available for inspection at Ross Library, The Inn on the Wye and the Mill Race pub. Paper copies of the Plan may be borrowed by emailing

Responses may be emailed to or posted to Walford Parish Council, Unitas Villa, Camp Road, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire HR9 5NJ.

All comments must be received by midnight on 16th February 2022

A Self Drive Presentation of the Walford Parish Draft NDP has now been added to the NDP Website.  The presentation provides a means of assimilating the complete project, it’s background, the current draft and the remaining decisions to complete the draft for Regulation-14 submission.

Notice of Forthcoming Council Meetings

Click on an event to access the agenda, documents and joining instructions for video conference meetings.

Working groups are informal meetings to which the public are invited to attend.  A working group is not a decision-making body – its purpose is to gather information to bring before the Council in order that informed decisions may be made by them.  Normally, no formal agenda is published for a working group.

                                                                Parish Lengthsman
Walford Parish Council are seeking a contractor to carry out work on local roads and footpaths and carry out drainage work. If you are interested please contact the clerk.

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