Revised Wichelstowe Plans

Changes to plans for the future development of the 4,500 home Wichelstowe scheme in the south of Swindon, which will improve its financial viability and boost its environmental aims, have been out for public consultation. Swindon Borough Council is proposing a number of changes to the original planning blueprint – or Masterplan – which was […]

Outline Planning Permission Amendments

Swindon Borough Council, in its capacity as landowner, submitted two planning applications to the Local Planning Authority in order to make a number of amendments to the Wichelstowe Outline Planning Permission. The two applications are summarised below. Time Extension Application (S/TIME/13/1521); To extend the timeframe for the implementation of the Outline Planning Permission, reference S/02/2000MWT, […]

Middle and West Wichel Design

New design codes were produced for Middle and West Wichel. These provide guidance on the overall look and feel of the development, the different areas to be created, the construction materials to be used, road layouts and landscaping. The Council sought feedback from local people on the plans which would be used to refine the […]