Savills, the agent representing Grainger Plc, wrote to SODC on 24th July 2015 with a request for a “screening opinion”.
We note that the date was a fully week prior to the closing date for public comment on their scheme. A clear indication of how much notice that they intend to take of public opinion.
Did you see the Grainger ad in this week’s Didcot Herald? Have you seen the poster about their plans on their land?
No we haven’t either.
So in 2013 Grainger plc published an expensive looking, glossy document full of fine words. It was called “Creating Value from Our Values”. It defined they way they did business. You can bet that SODC were given a copy. You can download it on their website.
Grainger is saying ‘no’ to re-running the exhibition at Fleet Meadow Community Centre for the benefit of residents living in Millbrook and Northbourne. Grainger is saying ‘no’ to extending the deadline for comment from this Thursday.
This is despite the fact that local residents and Councillors have contacted Grainger’s with this request. Continue reading
We have been urging everyone to tell Grainger exactly what they think about their scheme for 170 houses in The Green Gap. The very short window they have given the public to do this closes on Thursday 30th July. Don’t worry if you haven’t got a form, you can do it online at www.easthagbourne.com or pick one a paper copy in the village shop. Continue reading
148 people attended an Open Meeting in East Hagbourne Village Hall on the 23rd July. The overwhelming majority were very unhappy at the prospect of hundreds of houses being built between the Didcot and East Hagbourne. Thank you to everybody that made it to the meeting. If you were not able to come you will be pleased to know there will be more meetings to come.
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And remember – You can’t un-build it!