Ryefurlong Appeal

Ryefurlong site Appeal against Refusal of planning permission:

Planning permission for 10 houses on this land, next to Hatch Way, was refused in February this year, and the applicants lodged an appeal.  The Appeal Process has commenced and the deadline for additional comments is 8th November – the details are in Cherwell District Council’s letter of 5th October:    Ryefurlong appeal PINS comments deadline 8Nov2017  The Appeal will be decided on the basis of written statements by the parties (the applicants and Cherwell District Council).

Comments should be sent to: The Planning Inspectorate, 3P KITE WING, Temple Quay House, 2 The Square, Temple Quay, Bristol BS1 6PN, quoting the appeal number, APP/C3105/W/17/3178077.  Comments to the Planning Inspectorate may also be submitted on line.  The link to do this is above, in Cherwell District Council’s letter.

The Parish Council opposed this development and set out its views in the attached letter of 25th January 2017. 16-02295-OUT Kirtlington Parish Council 25th Jan 2017

Jersey Cottages development proposal resubmitted

The proposals for up to 20 new dwellings at this site have been resubmitted.  Please send any comments for or against to Cherwell District Council by Thursday 21st September 2017:

Online viahttps://www.publicaccess.cherwell.gov.uk/online-applications/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=OUH986EMKWD00 

In writing to:  Head of Public Protection & Development Management, Cherwell District Council, Bodicote House, Bodicote, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 4AA.

The previous application (17/00539/OUT) was withdrawn in June before the issue of a decision. The Parish Council supported that application in principle, with recommendations for recommended conditions and reserved matters, set out in its letter of 24th April 2017:  17-00539-OUTKirtlingtonPC24April2017



Mid-Cherwell Neighbourhood Plan – Pre-submission consultation deadline Tuesday 19th September


The draft Mid-Cherwell Neighbourhood Plan has now been published for “pre-submission consultation” under Reg. 14 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.

COMMENTS ARE INVITED FROM ALL:  click on this link to view the plans and submit your comments:


TIP:  Start with the Report Summary!  it gives a great overview of the MCNP objectives and the work done to date.

   Kirtlington Parish Council (member of MCNP Forum)