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Examination of the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan

Examination of the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan
Consultation on Proposed Main Modifications
31 July 2017 to 5pm 22 September 2017

The Inspector for the Telford and Wrekin Local Plan examination is inviting comment on the Schedule of Proposed Main Modifications to the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan 2011-2031 Publication Version (January 2016). An Integrated Appraisal Addendum Report and a Policies Map Addendum accompanies the modifications proposed. The Main Modifications are proposed by the Inspector of the Local Plan, and not the Council.

What is the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan?
The Local Plan sets out the land use policies and proposals for the borough up to 2031. The Plan identifies the preferred locations for new housing and employment and how community green space will be protected. It will be the starting point for the determination of all planning applications.

How to view documents and make comment?
You can view the Schedule of Proposed Main Modifications and accompanying documents via the Local Plan webpage www.telford.gov.uk/localplan . A paper copy of the documents will be available to view at: Business & Planning First Point at Wellington Civic Centre, at First Point Telford and your local Telford & Wrekin library. For further information on Telford & Wrekin Libraries please visit: www.telford.gov.uk/libraries .

Comments on the Schedule of Proposed Main Modifications must be made by 5pm on Friday 22 September 2017. All comments will then be sent to the Inspector for their consideration.

Comments should be sent by:

Email: LocalPlan@telford.gov.uk

Post: Environment & Planning Policy Team, Telford & Wrekin Council, PO Box 457, Telford, TF2 2FH

Or delivered by hand to: Business & Planning First Point Wellington, Wellington Civic Offices, Larkin Way, Tan Bank, Wellington, Telford, TF1 1LX.

If you require further information regarding this consultation please contact Environment & Planning Policy Team on 01952 384241 or email: LocalPlan@telford.gov.uk

Notice of Audit 2017

Wrockwardine Parish Council

Notice of appointment of date for the exercise of public rights

Accounts for the year ending 31st March 2017

The full notice and a summary of public rights can be found here:

http://wrockwardine.org.uk/audit-notice-17.pdf

The audit report can be found here (please note that at this time, it does not contain the report from the External Auditor):

http://wrockwardine.org.uk/partial-audit-report-17.pdf

Temporary road closure along Walcot Bridge to Walcot Crossroads, Walcot.

Temporary road closure along Walcot Bridge to Walcot Crossroads, Walcot. 

Severn Trent Water are planning to undertake new water connection works. The work is set to commence on Tuesday 6th June 2017 and will last for a duration of 3 days with an end date of Thursday 8th June 2017. 

The diversion route for vehicular traffic travelling southbound will be via B4394 Junction To Walcot Mill Junction, B4394 (scc Boundary Walcot To Meadow Drive Junction). For vehicular traffic travelling northbound vice versa.

Examination of the Telford &Wrekin Local Plan 2011-2031

Examination of the Telford &Wrekin Local Plan 2011-2031

Notice of Independent Examination Hearing

Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 Statutory Instrument No.767 Regulation 24

 

The Telford & Wrekin Local Plan 2011-2031 was submitted by Borough of Telford & Wrekin to the Secretary of State for examination on 30 June 2016.

 

Mr Michael J Hetherington BSc (Hons) MA MRTPI MCIEEM, is the inspector appointed to carry out the independent examination of the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan and, as part of the independent examination, he will hold a number of public hearing sessions.

 

The Examination Hearings will commence at 10.00am on Tuesday 15 November 2016 and will take place at Meeting Point House, Town Centre, Telford, TF3 4HS. Please see the Examination Web site at www.telford.gov.uk/localplan  for full details of the hearing sessions and to check any changes or updates to the programme. The Examination Guidance notes and all relevant documents are also available via this link.

 

All queries regarding the Examination should be directed to the Programme Officer, Tina Kelly, by Email:programme.officer@telford.gov.uk , by Post to: c/o Development Management, Telford & Wrekin Council, PO Box 457, Wellington Civic Offices, Telford TF2 2FH or by Telephone on: 01952 384156 or Mobile 07972657948

Completion of audit.

Notice of completion of audit.conclusion-audit-16-sml

The Audit has been concluded and the Statement of Accounts has been published (Annual Return or the audit summary report) for the year ended 31 March 2016.

There is a right of inspection conferred on Local Government Electors by Section 25 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014. Documents can be inspected at the address of the Clerk during working hours by appointment or can be found online.

The Parish Council felt that the report of the internal auditor was unfounded and provided a response to the external auditor which was accepted.

http://wrockwardine.org.uk/response-internal-audit-16.pdf

The opinion of the external auditor is that “On the basis of our review of the annual return, in our opinion the information in the annual return is in accordance with proper practices and no matters have come to our attention giving cause for concern that relevant legislation and regulatory requirements have not been met.”

Annual Return 2016

The Annual Return (the audit summary report) for the year ended 31 March 2016 has now been completed and can be found on-line here:

http://wrockwardine.org.uk/audit-16.pdf

The Parish Council felt that the report of the internal auditor was unfounded and provided a response to the external auditor which was accepted.

http://wrockwardine.org.uk/response-internal-audit-16.pdf

The opinion of the external auditor is that “On the basis of our review of the annual return, in our opinion the information in the annual return is in accordance with proper practices and no matters have come to our attention giving cause for concern that relevant legislation and regulatory requirements have not been met.”

Finance & General Purposes Committee Agenda

The Council has called a Finance & General Purposes Committee to be held on the evening of the 6th June at Wrockwardine Parish Hall at 7:30 p.m. to conduce the following business:

1)         Election of Committee Chairman

2)         Apologies for absence

3)         Declarations of Interest and Dispensation requests 

4)         To confirm the Minutes of the Meeting held on 24th March 2016 

5)         Internal Audit Report

6)         Standing Orders of Council 

7)         Financial Regulations 

8)         Financial Audit 

9)         Parish Plan – Future Projects and Forward Planning 

To include the request for Street Sign Walcott

10)       Funding Opportunities

11)       Council Contracts

            Litter picking, grass cutting and hedge cutting.

12)       Date of Next Meeting

            To be set by the Committee.

The agenda can be found on-line here;

https://goo.gl/ulWaie