Presentation to Planning Committee
This is the presentation to the Planning Committee scheduled for Monday 13 September 2021. This version has three minutes of introduction that we cannot present at the committee due to being allowed o
The main asset that brings tourists to our town is being neglected. On the surface it my seem ok... there's the sand and the sea... what's the problem?
Well, tourists have a choice.
Paignton Town Centre
Torbay Council has been awarded £13.36 million from the Future High Streets Fund. Details of how it will be spent are scant, with little if any engagement with the community in recent years. How
Torbay Council intends to build a seawall along the entire length of Preston and Paignton seafronts. Consultation and outreach to the community has been minimal. This is too important a matter, impact
Land To The South Of White Rock Adjacent To Brixham Road AKA Inglewood
On April 26th 2021, the Planning Inspector published his decision: The appeal by the developer was allowed. The 373 houses at Inglewood can be built. The community sees this as the thin-end of the wed
Paignton and Preston Coastal Defence Scheme
Torbay Council has asked Forum members (and the wider community) to provide feedback on the proposed “Defence Scheme” for Paignton and Preston seafronts. We have received Forum meeting pre
Torbay Velopark Pump Track and Cyclocross proposal
This, from Sports Development at Torbay Council: You may have seen a recent consultation before Christmas regarding a proposal for a Cycloscross and Pump Track within Torbay Velopark to offer a broade
Formation of Lidl Supermarket on A380 Kings Ash Road
Proposal: Formation of Lidl Supermarket with associated parking, landscaping & access works including new junction on A380 Kings Ash Road. Address: Land West Of Kings Ash Road, Paignton, TQ3 3XF,A
Mixed Use Development of land at White Rock, Paignton.
Mixed Use Development of land at White Rock, Paignton
Our Paignton Plan
The current Paignton Neighbourhood Plan took eight years to create. It became a legal planning policies document after overwhelming support from a referendum held in May 2019. A lot has changed since
Our Neighbourhood Plan
The day finally arrived on 2nd May 2019 when registered voters in Paignton voted 'Yes' to the Neighbourhood Plan produced by the Forum of more than 400 residents from all parts of Paignton. Briefly, t
The Crossways Shopping Centre Hyde Road Paignton TQ4 5BL
Redevelopment of redundant shopping centre comprising: Five storey sheltered scheme block of 13 flats, commercial and associated ancillary space. Seven storey extra care scheme of 76 flats, commercial
Great Parks 2 – A Masterplan Gone (Going) Horribly Wrong
Warning: This analysis started off being written in a factual manner. As time wore on it suffered from cynicism and then anger (yes, really). This is a story of something that could have been (indeed,
Call for Sites
Call for sites, 1 October 2020 to 30 April 2021 The Paignton Neighbourhood Plan (PNP), adopted last year, is being reviewed and refreshed at this time. We are currently undertaking a call for sites wh
Paignton Neighbourhood Plan - Policies
A Neighbourhood Development Plan to 2030.
These are the policies from the plan.
Creating the Paignton Neighbourhood Plan
Preparation of the Neighbourhood Plan has involved the following key Stages. Stage 1 SWOTs - gathered views of our community at the start Stage 2 Views - to verify the key areas identified
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a Neighbourhood Plan? A Neighbourhood Plan is a new type of plan which will focus on very local areas, to be produced by communities with Parish and Town Councils, with the assistance of the C