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Council responds to Westbridge Park questions

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Stafford Borough Council has added a new page to the Westbridge Park section of its website to respond to frequently asked questions during the current consultation on its redevelopment plans. You can see the page HERE and the council says it will be updated over the course of the consultation, which ends on 2nd March. Some noteworthy new information is ...

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Westbridge Park viewpoint: Plan not viable

Westbridge Park

The Keep Westbridge Park Green campaign was formed last autumn and organisers started a petition against the park being included in the Local Plan as a site for mixed-use development. In the latest viewpoint, the group says the borough council’s plans for Westbridge Park are not viable Stafford Borough Council (SBC) has revealed its plans for Westbridge Park and announced ...

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Westbridge Park viewpoint: Richard Stevens

In an interview on Radio Stoke last week, the chairman of Stone Food and Drink Festival said that the borough council’s plan for Westbridge Park puts the future of the festival at risk. Here, Richard Stevens explains why he believes this is the case – and why a supermarket on the park is bad for the town as a whole The ...

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Here’s the Westbridge Park consultation leaflet

Here’s the full consultation leaflet on Westbridge Park that will be dropping through letterboxes next week. Here’s the link – Westbridge Park consultation leaflet (it’s a PDF document). The consultation is now live on the borough council website HERE. The leaflet states: “The Borough Council is keen to assess public opinion and will not go ahead with the investment into a new ...

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First look at plans for Westbridge Park

Westbridge Park

Well, here it is. Stafford Borough Council’s vision for Westbridge Park. What do you think? The map will be included in the leaflet that will be dropping through doors across Stone next week to start the consultation into the borough’s plans for the park. Here’s an image to show the plan against Westbridge Park as it currently stands that was ...

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Westbridge consultation under way soon

Keep your eyes out next week (w/b 4th February) for a leaflet dropping through your door from Stafford Borough Council that will officially start the consultation on development plans at Westbridge Park. The debate about plans for a new leisure centre, play facilities and some form of retail development at Westbridge have been rumbling since a fiery public meeting at ...

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Fire at Westbridge Park canoe club

There was a small fire at the canoe club on Westbridge Park on Tuesday evening (15th January). Engineers were at the clubhouse to repair a heat pump, which set on fire. The building – which was built in 2010/11 to replace the former wooden clubhouse – was evacuated and two fire engines from Stone attended. The fire was put out ...

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Appeal to users of Westbridge Park

Stafford Borough Council’s head of planning has appealed for sports and community groups that use Westbridge Park to get in touch. The council’s consultation on its development plans for Westbridge will get under way soon but Ted Manders – the council’s head of planning – wants to make sure that any groups who use the green space are contacted directly. ...

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Westbridge Park makes Private Eye

The debate over possible development at Westbridge Park has made the pages of satirical and current affairs magazine Private Eye. The fortnightly magazine, edited by Ian Hislop of Have I Got News For You? fame, features Westbridge Park in its Playing Fields slot, which casts its eye over the UK for loss of green spaces. The article – titled Supermarket Sweep ...

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