The Steering Group were delighted and surprised to win the 2019 group award for Protecting, Improving and Supporting our Environment. Clive Stretton and John Ward attending the award ceremony to collect the prestigious local award on behalf of the group. Thank you to Sheepy Parish Council for the nomination.
John Ward supported Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council by presentation our Steering Group work at the Neighbourhood Plan workshop in the Atkins Building on 11th June. This presentation was well received and the attendees appreciated learning from the experiences and approach of our group.
The Steering Group are delighted to confirm that the Neighbourhood Plan was approved at referendum today. Excellent turnout with 90% supporting the plan. Thank you to everyone who turned out to vote and for supporting us on journey.
Following announcement of the Referendum we can confirm anyone registered on the electoral role and resides in Sheepy Parish will automatically receive voting cards. The referendum is admistered by Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council (HBBC). For any queries please contact HBBC electoral services. Thank you
Following Independent Examination HBBC have confirmed the Referendum date of Thursday 14th March 2019. The Referendum is the last stage of the Neighbourhood planning process. Voting will take place at Sibson Village Hall & All Saints Church, Sheepy Magna between 07:00am to 10.00pm on Thursday 14th March 2019* The Sheepy Parish Neighbourhood Plan is a […]
We are delighted to advise that our Neighbourhood Plan successfully PASSED independent examination. All minor modifications requested by the Independent Examiner were agreed by the Steering Group & accepted by the Parish Council & Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council and have been incorporated into the Neighbourhood Plan in readiness for the Referendum. Final steps Validation […]
HBBC have confirmed the appointment of the Independent Examiner for our Neighbourhood Plan. The Examiner will review our Neighbourhood Plan to ensure: Meets European obligations. Has regard to national planning policies. Is in general conformity with the strategic policies of the Local Plan. Is compatible with adjoining Neighbourhood Plans. Contributes to the achievement of sustainable […]
Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council approved changes to the constitution* at the HBBC meeting on 27th November 2018, enabling the Steering Group to move forward to Independent Examination. *HBBC – The constitution sets out the rules by which the council operates, and gives a framework in which councillors and officers can work. It contains […]