The NDP Design Forum ran from the 9-11 May and was kindly hosted by Cranbrook School in the Old Coach House. It was attended by many passionate community advocates who took the opportunity to share their views and begin to identify the policy areas that are most important for the parish. Whether people were onlyContinue Reading Design Forum Round-up
We were delighted to see such a large number of presentations from stakeholders within the parish, which kicked off the three day Design Forum in May. Read the overview below or each presentation in entirety by clicking here. Summary of presentations Children from Cranbrook Primary School shared the views of their classmates including imaginative ideasContinue Reading Design Forum Presentations
Watch this inspiring presentation from our consultant Richard Eastham following the three day design forum in early May. It’s exciting stuff! Cranbrook & Sissinghurst Design Forum from Richard Eastham on Vimeo.
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council will be presenting its Issues and Options consultation on the Local Plan for the borough in Cranbrook on Friday 12th May from 4-7pm in the Vestry Hall. This is the day after the conclusion of our Design Forum. Please come along and help inform the Local Plan – a document that sets outContinue Reading TWBC Local Plan Consultation
The next event we are running is a three-day design and planning session on 9th, 10th & 11th May in the Coach House, Cranbrook School on Waterloo Road, when we want as many people as possible to get involved. This will take the results of the earlier Visioning Events and start to turn them intoContinue Reading Design Forum 9-11 May
We’ve been busy going through the huge amount of material from the visioning events last week, and our consultants at Feria Urbanism are still compiling the summary report. However, we thought you’d be interested to see a snapshot of data discovered so far. The following rankings convey the general opinion of all participants: Sissinghurst – Top 5Continue Reading The First Results Are In!
Thank you to all who came to the Sissinghurst and Cranbrook visioning events. We had a turnout of 40 at the Sissinghurst event and over 70 in Cranbrook. Held on the evenings of the 22nd and 23rd of March, these events looked at some of the critical issues effecting the Parish. Representatives of groups withinContinue Reading A Great Turnout
The Parish of Cranbrook and Sissinghurst has started the process of producing a Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) – a document shaped by the community on the future of the places we live and work. Once created, this plan will form a legal part of planning policy for the Parish. As a part of this processContinue Reading Visioning Events
We need to hear from you. What three things make the Parish of Cranbrook and Sissinghurst a special place to live and/or work? What issues about the future development of the Parish matter the most to you? Are there things we should know about that are important to you? Head on over to the YOURContinue Reading What Matters?
The Cranbrook and Sissinghurst NDP Steering Group is delighted to be working with Feria Urbanism in delivering the NDP. A design studio with specialisms in neighbourhood planning, civic design, urban strategies and design training, the Feria team is headed up by Richard Eastham. “The planning system today provides opportunities for local communities to directly shapeContinue Reading Feria Urbanism Appointed