Newport and District Civic Society (NDCS) is made up of local people from Newport and the surrounding rural area who care about the places we live,work,shop and socialise. We are not simply about retaining the old but very much about influencing the new to provide a better environment and community for all to enjoy.

Planning Applications

The Railway Tavern, 62 Upper Bar, Newport – Creation of a first floor roof terrace and installation of 2no. lighting poles and 1no. CCTV camera with associated pole.

Details of the application in the link below. The consultation period ends on 26/1/21 :- https://secure.telford.gov.uk/planning/pa-documents-documents-public.aspx?ApplicationNumber=TWC/2021/0005

TWC/2020/1077 -Royal Victoria Apartments , St Marys Street -Demolition of existing gable wall to south east elevation and the building of a replacement brick cavity wall.

Consultation ends 10/1/2021.Details in the link below that can be copied and pasted into your search engine :- https://secure.telford.gov.uk/planning/pa-documents-documents-public.aspx?ApplicationNumber=TWC/2020/1077

Plans for 350 homes and business space set to be approved

Details in the link below:- https://www.shropshirestar.com/news/politics/2020/11/11/plans-for-350-homes-and-business-space-set-to-be-approved/

Latest News

Telford & Wrekin Local Plan Review.

The consultation period has been extended to the 8th January 2021, we as a Society will be responding and need your views so they can be included in a combined response which will seen as a ‘stronger’ critique. Please email me your views to David.Griffin65@aol.co.uk by the 2nd January. The document is available on the […]

The Review of the Telford & Wrekin Local Plan Consultation on Issues & Options Extension of closing date for comments – 5pm on 8th January 2021

Due to the current lockdown T&WC have decided to extend the Consultation on the Local Plan Review Issues and Options document. The consultation started on 12th October 2020 and will now run to the 8th January 2021. This is a key stage of the Local Plan Review, seeking views on the scale of future development […]