go

Exhibition on 75 homes for Thatcham on display today (Thursday)

Public can view proposals for land off Tull Way

John Herring

Reporter:

John Herring

Email:

john.herring@newburynews.co.uk

Contact:

01635 886633

Thatcham housing proposals to go on display

PROPOSALS for 75 homes in Thatcham will go on display today.

Agricultural land to the east of Tull Way and north of the Henwick Worthy playing fields has been put forward for development.

The site is being promoted by Bloor Homes on behalf of local farmer Caroline Graham.

The field was saved from having 90 homes built on it in 2013 after a planning appeal was quashed. More than 400 residents also signed a petition against the plans.

Bloor Homes now says that it has come up with “a more sympathetic plan” for the site, which includes public open space and access off of Tull Way. 

The community consultation will be held at Newbury and Thatcham Hockey Club at the Henwick Worthy Sportsground on Thursday, February 11. The event runs from 3pm until 7pm.

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on Newbury Weekly News

Characters left: 1000

Article comments

  • Blizzard

    11/02/2016 - 11:11

    Do the homes come with a hover car? Only way they will be able to get around but then that's not the developer's problem. Who on the council will profit from this deal?

    Reply

Thatcham

Teen rangers receive awards
Thatcham

Teen Rangers receive awards

Wildlife work by group of local youngsters recognised

1comment

 
Inquest opened into death of man at Thatcham farm
News

Man who died at Thatcham farm named

Sixty one-year-old Burghfield man died after straw bale incident

 
Thatcham

Affordable homes in Thatcham welcome residents

 
Thatcham

Thatcham quarry plans to face public scrutiny

 
Thatcham

West Berkshire's smaller towns being "left behind"