Walton and Wellesbourne Way is staging an Open Forum event on Saturday 23rd July at St. Peter’s Church Hall in Wellesbourne, as part of the eight weeks’ consultation for its Neighbourhood Plan. The event which takes the form of an exhibition from 11am – 3pm will enable villagers, businesses and land owners to gain an insight into the proposed draft plan, which can be accessed by visiting or viewing […]

Planning Meeting for Medical Centre and 350 House – 22nd July 6pm

Full details on the SDC website here. There are links as part of this article to further information about the planning applications. Venue: Main Hall, Kineton High School, Banbury Road, Kineton CV35 0JX Contact: Alan Sheepy This will also be webcast at this link.  Webcast Agenda item 3 Application No. 15/00596/OUT – Land East And West Of, Ettington Road, Wellesbourne Outline application for the erection of up to […]

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Interesting information on choice of Dog Close for Medical Centre

THE site chosen for a new medical centre in Wellesbourne is thought to have once been the location of an Anglo-Saxon palace. No physical evidence of any remains were found during initial digs at the site in Bridge Street that is known locally as Dog Close. Read the full story below

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Letter & Statement about new Medical Centre on Dog Close from Hastings House

These documents are posted on behalf of the Medical Centre CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW. 1. This is a joint statement to explain the decision to site the new Medical Centre for Wellesbourne on Dog Close. Statement for Dog Close 2. The partners of Hastings House Medical Centre would like to ensure that Councillors and Planning Officers are fully aware of the views held by the Doctors on the proposed […]

270-home Loxley Road scheme rejected

A HUGELY controversial proposal to build 270 homes off Loxley Road in Stratford-upon-Avon was rejected unanimously tonight (Thursday) following a last-minute change of mind about the project by Warwickshire highways authority. Read the full article here

Wellesbourne Airfield under threat from developers! – Meeting 27th August

Wellesbourne Matters are holding an open meeting At Wellesbourne Village Hall, School road Wednesday 27th August 7pm. Your Airfield and surrounding villages are STILL UNDER THREAT Meet the committee and join in the informative discussion on our plans. progress and fundraising. All welcome more information from Frankie Stuart 01789 841819

Wellesbourne Neighbourhood Plan

Neighbourhood Plan At the Wellesbourne Street Fayre on 7th June there will be a stand where visitors will be able to meet members of the steering committee and share your views with them. It is a great opportunity for you to give them your feedback. More information can be found at

Stratford District Council Gets Core Stratergy Approval

Core Strategy Approval At Stratford-on-Avon District Council’s Full Council meeting today, Monday 12 May a key planning document that will guide Stratford-on-Avon District Council’s development for the next 17 years (from 2011 to 2031) has been approved for submission to Government. Read more at

Update for Affordable Housing at Ettington Park

Ettington Park Housing Project We have been provided with with some information regarding affordable housing at the new Ettington Park housing project. Stratford District Council has confirmed that 40% of the properties have been designated as Affordable Housing, with properties being built by Charles Church in a phased construction from now until 2017. The properties will be available first to those who satisfy the local connection criteria, e.g.– born in […]

Wellesbourne Airfield – Sell off and Housing Development 1 comment

This article will cover and track developments relating to the announcement that the owners of Wellesbourne Airfield wish to sell the land which is being considered for the development of up to 1600 houses. NEXT MEETING – A planning and discussion meeting will take place on Wednesday 26th March @ 7pm The venue is The Wellington Room at OnTrack Aviation – Wellesbourne Airfield (Cafe car park) All welcome to come […]

Wellesbourne Airfield Development – Discussion Meeting 26th March 1 comment

Wellesbourne Airfield & Market Land Disposal Proposal – A planning and discussion meeting will take place on Wednesday 26th March @ 7pm The venue is The Wellington Room at OnTrack Aviation – Wellesbourne Airfield (Cafe car park) All welcome to come and discuss how to move forward collectively.

Planning Agenda for 81 Houses off Dovehouse Drive – 26th March 2014

The emotive subject of additional development of land is being discussed again in the Planning Meeting scheduled for the 26th March. UPDATE: Location of Planning Meeting is Kineton School at 6pm This planning meeting for 13/03173/FUL – Land at Loxley Road, Wellesbourne,  Erection of 81 dwellings with children’s play area, public open space, surface water attenuation basin and associated infrastructure (accessed off Dovehouse Drive and Oxford Way). Planning application link below […]

Wellesbourne Planned Developments and Population increase – Nov 2013 1 comment

Wellesbourne Planned Developments and Population increase – Nov 2013 MyWellesbourne has been passed information consolidating developments in Wellesbourne, focussing on the Dovehouse area and a surrounding radius of 1/2 mile.  There are also some pictures of flooding in the area from 2007. The information is in the form of a letter, reproduced below, a map and some photos. General Background The Dovehouse Drive development proposed by Persimmon, following on from […]

Go-ahead recommended for 99 homes near Wellesbourne Airfield 1 comment

Go-ahead recommended for 99 homes near Wellesbourne Airfield Highlighting this article in the Stratford Herald See more at: —————————————————————————————————————— Few points worth highlighting “Wellesbourne’s district councillor Danny Kendall (Cons) said allowing the houses to be built would be “negligent”. nearly 500 letters of objection Stratford District Coun-cil’s east area planning committee are considering the proposal at Kineton High School at 6pm, next Tuesday (1st Oct) See more at: