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

Bloor Homes -A high quality community in Newport -PUBLIC CONSULTATION

Details of the plans and consultation in the link below which you can paste into your search engine:- Home

TWC/2021/0419 – Installation of decorative lock gates to Newport Town Canal Lock (Listed Building Application)

Copy the details in the link below into your search engine :- https://secure.telford.gov.uk/planning/pa-documents-public.aspx?Applicationnumber=TWC/2021/0419

More flats planned for redevelopment of historic former hotel.

Link below to the page on the T&W application website that lists the relevant documents in which the consultants acting for the developer make the case for the proposed alterations :- https://secure.telford.gov.uk/planning/pa-documents-documents-public.aspx?ApplicationNumber=TWC/2021/0401

Latest News

Telford & Wrekin Council suspends development plan amid national planning policy shake-up

Details in the link below which can be copied and posted into your search engine:- https://www.shropshirestar.com/news/local-hubs/telford/2021/05/27/telford–wrekin-council-suspends-borough-wide-development-plan-amid-national-planning-policy-shake-up/

Plans to increase in number of councillors rejected – but ward maps set to be redrawn-input from local people requested

The article in the link below contains a link to the Boundary Commission website which asks local people for views on where the boundaries should be drawn. The consultation closes on 2 August 2021. Paste the link in your search engine :- https://www.shropshirestar.com/news/politics/2021/05/25/increase-in-number-of-councillors-rejected/