MAY 30 2021 – FROM THE ARCHIVES [MAY 30 2013] – “BEAUTY SPOT COULD BE NEEDED FOR HOUSING”

 

“Crawley Borough Council are supporting the LNR at Ifield Brook Meadows. We’ve been lobbying for that so very pleased to see it. It is also zoned to become a ‘Local Green Space’ under the NPPF. See consultation by CBC to start on 3rd June”

 

‘Beauty spot could be needed for housing’ – May 30 2013 [8 years ago] – Excerpt

“…landowner Homes and Communities Agency HCA  [now Homes England HE – Ed] said the land could have a strategic use for development…a consortium of developers led by Welbeck Strategic Land has been lobbying Horsham [Horsham District Council – Ed] to designate land west of Ifield for a 2,500-3,500 home development” [now part of a £3bn ‘West of Ifield’ masterplan by Homes England for a development of 10,000 houses – Ed]