Nuisance neighbour fined in Towcester
A tradesman has been ordered to pay more than £10,000 in fines and costs after refusing to clear…
Northampton’s road to nowhere given fresh direction
The future of the Sandy Lane relief road has taken a turn for the better after permission was granted for 1,900 new homes at Norwood Farm by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).
Preliminary response from Inspector over Local Plan Part 2
The Planning Inspector has written to the Council to outline the preliminary matters, a response from the Council has been requested by Wednesday, 20 March 2019.
Local Plan Part 2 Public Examination – Inspector appointed
The Planning Inspectorate has appointed G.J. Fort BA (Hons) PGDip LLM MCD MRTPI to conduct the examination into the soundness of the South Northamptonshire Local Plan Part 2.
Final stage for plan to protect and grow South Northamptonshire
A major new policy document which will shape any changes in South Northants for years to come has been sent to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government.
Planning permission puts a shine on the future of high-tech engineering firm in Towcester
A family run engineering firm born out of the Formula One industry has been given room to grow in Towcester after their multi-million-pound expansion plans received planning permission last week.
£43k reallocated for long term health and fitness in Grange Park
Visitors to Foxfield Country Park will soon have access to free exercise equipment after South Northamptonshire Council reallocated developer contributions from nearby warehouses.
Important milestone reached in Local Plan for South Northamptonshire
People and businesses with an interest in South Northamptonshire have one last chance to have their say on refreshed planning policies which will guide future development in the district.
Company ordered to pay over £20,000 after polluting village air
A business in Helmdon has been ordered to pay £22,218 in fines, costs and compensation after it admitted breaching an official notice demanding it stops fumes from its biomass boiler being a…
New playing field and play area for Rothersthorpe
A residents’ group in Rothersthorpe has been granted planning permission for a new play area and field.
Tough decisions in planning are protecting rural South Northamptonshire
Plans to build 21 houses on paddock land popular with dog walkers in Hackleton, have been refused permission by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).
Top award for team guiding growth and change in South Northamptonshire
South Northamptonshire residents and planning policy experts have won a top prize during an awards ceremony which featured some of the country’s highest profile development schemes.
Have your say on special green spaces in South Northamptonshire
Proposals to protect 32 treasured green spaces in South Northamptonshire are currently subject to public consultation.
Have a say on the Roade Neighbourhood Plan
Roade residents are another step closer to taking greater control over local issues in their village.
Details of Brackley’s new community centre revealed
As increasing numbers of people move into new homes in Brackley, work is about to begin on the town’s new community centre.
New development to help diversify the South Northamptonshire economy
Details of a new development beside The Red Lion truck stop near junction 16 of the M1 have been agreed and will strengthen the South Northamptonshire economy further.
South Northamptonshire continues to recognise and seek to preserve the special character of the district
The special character of many of the South Northamptonshire villages, towns and other features has been reaffirmed following the completion of a review of all the Conservation Areas in the District.