Filton Airfield redevelopment: Aerial view.

Filton Airfield development plans submitted

A press release from the potential developers of the site. Following nearly a year of consultation with local people, BAE Systems and Alder King have submitted a planning application for the redevelopment of Filton Airfield. Developing the site would create around 9,000 jobs and vital new community facilities serving the wider community. It would bring two new primary schools, a new

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The Mall at Cribbs Causeway, Bristol.

Exhibition to reveal plans for expansion of The Mall at Cribbs Causeway

A public exhibition being held today and tomorrow (Friday & Saturday 24th/25th October) at The Mall in Cribbs Causeway will invite feedback on proposals for new retail space and community facilities at the out-of-town shopping centre. The planned investment is intended to create a new heart for the emerging Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood, where 8,000 new homes are expected to be

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Land use plan for the Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood (January 2014).

Permission granted for first major housing scheme in Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood

Outline planning permission has been granted for the first of three major housing developments set to make up the Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood (CPNN), most of which lies within the Patchway district ward of South Gloucestershire. The scheme, by Persimmon Homes and Ashfield Land, will see the construction of up to 1,100 homes on a 133-acre site at Fishpool Hill, near

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SPD for the Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood.

Council unveils vision for Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood

A detailed planning framework for the development of the proposed Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood has been published today (20th January) by South Gloucestershire Council, marking the start of a six-week consultation that includes a ‘drop-in’ event at Coniston Community Centre on Thursday 6th February. The draft Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) details the council’s vision for the future of the area, which

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Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood Consultation (Nov 2013).

Consultation on plans for a further 5,700 new homes in Cribbs/Patchway area

South Gloucestershire Council is staging three drop-in consultation events which will summarise progress in the development of proposals for the Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood. This will be a major new development area providing approximately 5,700 new dwellings, jobs and community facilities. The council’s Core Strategy long-term planning blueprint foresees the construction of 2,500 homes on the former Filton Airfield, 1,200 homes on

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Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood Framework Diagram (November 2012).

Council seeks views on draft plan for Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood

South Gloucestershire Council (SGC) has extended the deadline for comments on its draft Development Framework Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) for the proposed Cribbs/Patchway New Neighbourhood, which could see 5,700 new dwellings built in the area by 2027. The consultation was originally scheduled to finish last week but the Council has revised the deadline to 1st February after two further documents

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Barratt and David Wilson Homes site at Charlton Hayes, Patchway, Bristol.

Bovis given permission to build homes on land foreseen for employment

Bovis has been given permission to change the Charlton Hayes masterplan, so that it can build wholly-residential properties on a small part of the development originally foreseen for ‘mixed use’. Conditions attached to the outline planning permission (granted in 2008) for the 2,200 home development require a total of 60,000 sqm of employment space to be created but the housebuilder

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Premises formerly occupied by AKW Computers at 106 Rodway Road.

Council grants permission for another takeaway in Rodway Road

South Gloucestershire Council (SGC) has granted planning permission for a vacant shop in Rodway Road to be converted into a takeaway, dismissing a 40-signature residents’ petition against the application. The premises, at 106 Rodway Road, most recently housed a computer sales and repair business known as Rodway Computers (formerly AKW Computers) but that outfit moved out in February. An earlier

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Potential building plot at Longney Place, Patchway.

Planning Committee set to approve Longney Place building plans

A Planning Committee looks set to approve plans to build six new dwellings on land currently used for parking in Longney Place [map], despite objections from residents concerned about access to existing properties at the site. South Gloucestershire Council’s (SGC’s) Development Control (West) Committee is due to consider the planning application from Solon Housing Association at its meeting next Thursday

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