Posts Tagged "South downs National Park"

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A27 Arundel bypass

The Society has submitted its formal comments in response to a consultation by Highways England on options for a new bypass on the A27 at Arundel, full text below:   These are the comments of the South Downs Society, the […]

Major development between Lancing College and Shoreham airport

The Society not only responds to planning applications within the national park, we also look out for development proposals on or beyond the park boundary which might have a significant effect on the park’s special qualities. Below is our response […]

Save Binsted, Save the National Park

Highways England, responsible for building and maintaining the trunk road network, are consulting on options for a new Arundel bypass. All three of the options now being considered will impact on the national park.  Media coverage has been distorted by […]

Midhurst Rother College: the lost footpath

The Society has today issued a press release — text below — highlighting its response to a current planning application in Midhurst and the loss of a valued footpath. Last chance to restore our path National park “Friends” group, the […]

A27 Arundel bypass

Aware that West Sussex County Council will be recommended this week to back controversial option 5A of Highways England’s proposals for a new Arundel bypass, the Society chairman has written to WSCC councillors and the media highlighting concerns about the […]

“Size isn’t Everything” say A27 campaigners

On Thursday 21 September the Society’s Policy Officer chaired a public meeting in Arundel organised by the Arundel A27 Forum, a grouping of organisations and individuals committed to seeking more environmentally sustainable solutions to traffic issues in and around the […]

Chichester local plan

Chichester’s Local Plan was adopted in 2015. The independent planning inspector, however, required the district council to complete a review within five years to make sure sufficient housing would be planned to meet the needs of the area. This work […]

South Downs Society gives mixed reaction to A27 schemes

Today, 31 July, the Society issued the following press release highlighting our submitted response to Highways England’s latest proposals for the A27 at Worthing, Lancing and Sompting National Park Society’s mixed reaction to A27 schemes The South Downs Society’s planning […]

National Park Society’s mixed reaction to A27 schemes

Highways England is currently consulting on options to improve capacity at junctions on the A27 at Worthing, Lancing and Sompting. The Society has responded as follows:   A27 Worthing and Lancing improvements scheme These are the comments of the South […]