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May 2019

The threat to England’s green landscape, The future for Newbold Comyn
Art in the Park 2019, John Ruskin and Leamington, The Pump Room Gardens and the new rain garden.

February 2019

Neighbourhood Plan, Creative Quarter, Pump Room Gardens project, Riverside House/ Council Offices, Rough Sleepers, Peacocks / House of Fraser

November 2018

WDC Offices / Covent Garden, Student Accommodation, Housing crisis, Conservation area conflict

August 2018

A view from Warwick on the WDC offices, Licensing of HMOs, Car parking in Leamington part 2, Centenary Fields, Grand Union Canal Conservation area consultation,

May 2018 Newsletter

Restoring ironwork, Car parking in Leamington, HMOs, Pumproom Gardens update, Cleanup Britain, New life in the Old Town, Clarendon Square

Back numbers are available below; articles addressing significant policy, community and planning matters are identified.

February 2018 newsletter

Parking Diversions, Green Spaces, Data protection regulation, Future of Newbold Comyn, “We are not alone”. Conserving our war memorials, The cyclist: a threat to pedestrians? Cultural or creative quarter?

November 2017 Warwick and Leamington Constituency, Happy Leamington – Crowded Leamington? Covent Garden and Riverside House, opening of Vitsoe building.

August 2017 New Local Plan, Fly Tipping, Victoria Colonnade, Redevelopment of Riverside House, Newbold Comyn developments, Canal Conservation area

May 17 The bottom line in local government. Covent Garden Redevelopment for council offices. Community infrastructure levy.

February 17  Student accommodation. Fly tipping. “Studentification.

November 16  Brown Field developments. Town Centre forum. Neighbourhood plan

August 2016  Planning for uncertain times, Space standards in housing, University community matters conference, Development at station approach.

May 2016    What’s the point of the Leamington Society, New Warwick District Council office proposals, Air pollution and health.

February 2016   Localism? Creative Quarter, Pump Room Gardens HLF grant application, Greedy planning submissions, Planning for large scale Homes in Multiple Occupation.

November 2015   Carry on Planning, University town Leamington, “To Let” signs, Creative Quarter, Czecholslovak Memorial Fountain, Pump Room Gardens submission.

August 2015  Local Plan; Inspector’s judgement, External thermal insulation, Planning: the wrong way, the right way, Redevelopment south of the river, Student accommodation proposal, Pump Room Gardens Project, Warwickshire college transformation

May 2015  A great place to live…and breathe? WDC local Plan “Unsound” Pump Room Gardens.

February 2015   Submission of local plan, Gateway refusal, “To let” signs, New district council, Major joining schemes under consideration, Housing at station approach