Plans revealed for 300 new homes on farmland at Totton

A DEVELOPER has unveiled plans to build up to 300 new homes in Totton with an online public exhibition. Bloor Homes and local landowner Barker-Mill Estates hope to develop a 17.5-hectare parcel of farmland north...
Oakhaven Hospice

Hospice welcomes developer safeguards in plan for neighbouring 100 homes

OAKHAVEN Hospice has welcomed safeguards it has negotiated with a developer behind draft plans for about 100 homes next to its site in Pennington which has sparked protests by local residents. The land between Ridgeway...
Lymington Centre car park

£2m revamp for Lymington Community Centre approved

AN ambitious £2m project to revamp Lymington Community Centre has been given the go-ahead by New Forest District Council. Plans for the New Street building include a single-storey extension, outdoor play area and a new...
Protest

Protest group considers legal action over NFDC housing plan approval

A PRESSURE group has said it is “considering” a legal claim against a Lymington site being included in New Forest District Council’s Local Plan. The keystone document of development policies for about 10,500 new homes...

Plan which allows for more than 10,000 new homes in Forest is approved

CONTROVERSIAL policies to build more than 10,000 homes in the New Forest have been approved by district councillors amid a failed bid to delete land in Lymington earmarked for 100 properties. New Forest District Council...

Work finally starts on new supermarket in Forest village’s landmark building

WORK has begun on a major supermarket chain’s new branch which will create 15 new jobs at a landmark building in Barton. The merging of three units within Westcliffe Buildings, at Sea Road’s junction with...

Homeowner may have to tear down house in row over extension

A HOMEOWNER who extended his property in the national park without permission has been told by planners that he might have to tear it down after he was refused a replacement on the same...
Mudeford beach cafe

£1m Mudeford beach cafe plans suspended after consultation criticism

PLANS to rebuild the Beach House café on Mudeford sandbank have been suspended pending a review following criticism of “inadequate” consultation on the scheme. Hundreds of people have objected to the planning application for the...
Hare Lane

Plan for 21 homes on green belt site is thrown out

A BID by a property developer to build 21 homes on a green belt site in Ashley has been thrown out by New Forest District Council. In an 11-point rejection of AJ Developments’ plan to...

Residents hit out over 240-home plans between Fordingbridge and Ashford

FORDINGBRIDGE will struggle to cope with a proposed 240-home estate if it is approved, say concerned residents. Infinite Homes has lodged an outline proposal to develop 10.7 hectares of fields north of Station Road, between...
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