Aylesbury Vale Area

Object

VALP Main Modifications

Representation ID: 2794

Received: 02/12/2019

Respondent: Halton Parish Council

Legally compliant? Yes

Sound? No

Representation Summary:

The current wording implies Halton is a residential suburb of Wendover which is factually
wrong. We believe this will lead to bad planning and bad place making because it
assumes the facilities of Wendover are easily available to the community of Halton which
is not true. We believe the Plan needs to discretely recognise that there has to be some
additional facilities at Halton.

Change suggested by respondent:

Wendover will accommodate around 132 new homes
and Halton will have 1,000 new homes at RAF Halton
which is now confirmed to be closing in 2026. This
recognises the sustainability of Wendover and the
railway station, however there will be a requirement for
infrastructure and community facility developments at
Halton in line with Garden Village principles.. No further
growth is allocated at Wendover reflecting the
environmental const

Full text:

The current wording implies Halton is a residential suburb of Wendover which is factually
wrong. We believe this will lead to bad planning and bad place making because it
assumes the facilities of Wendover are easily available to the community of Halton which
is not true. We believe the Plan needs to discretely recognise that there has to be some
additional facilities at Halton.