Publications

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Grove Park

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Grove Park sets out the background to Grove Park's Neighbourhood Plan. It gives a broad overview of the neighbourhood’s geographic and historic context,
highlighting what is unique about the area and therefore, how its distinctive qualities should inform future development. Places which enhance their local distinctiveness
manage to thrive and be places where people want to live and visit – contributing to their sustainable development.

Chapter 2 - Neighbourhood Analysis

Chapter 2 - Neighbourhood Analysis documents the evidence-base which is not covered in the other baseline reports (see Annexes A1-A13). It highlights the issues, assets and opportunities in Grove Park.

Chapter 3 - Neighbourhood Development Plan

Chapter 3 - Neighbourhood Development Plan consolidates the evidence base into a concise vision and strategy for Grove Park and sets out the proposed spatial policies that will guide future improvements and development in the neighbourhood.

Chapter 4 – Statement of Consultation

Chapter 4 – Statement of Consultation summarises the consultation and engagement events and the key outputs to meet Regulation 15 of the Neighbourhood Plan Regulations (2012, as amended). Note that this document is work in progress and will be updated again at the end of the Pre-submission Statutory Consultation period.

Chapter 5 – Basic Conditions Statement

Chapter 5 – Basic Conditions Statement summarises how the Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan meets the planning policy legal framework.


The following documents are Annex 1-13 of the Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan. They form the evidence in support of the policies set out in the plan.

Annex A1 - Prince's Foundation Town Centre Vision

Annex 1 - Grove Park Community Design Workshop. This report sets out the vision for the revitalisation of Grove Park ‘Town Centre’.

Annex 2 - Grove Park Public Realm Improvements

Annex 2 - Grove Park Public Realm Improvements. Outlines a public realm improvement scheme proposing enhancements along Baring Road and Downham Way.

Annex 3 - Vision Day - Emerging Plan

Annex 3 - Vision Day - Emerging Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan. A report summarising the vision day workshop objectives.

Annex 4 - Site Identification and Assessment

Annex 4 - Site Identification and Assessment. A report of the site survey undertaken to identify potential opportunities for development.

Annex 5 - An Alternative Plan for Grove Park Youth Club

Annex 5 - An Alternative Plan for Grove Park Youth Club Site: A Community-Led Plan to Regenerate Grove Park. Sets out the community’s aspirations for regenerating the abandoned site on Marvels Lane and reinstating youth facilities, a key project of the Neighbourhood Plan.

Annex 6 - Draft Plan Online Survey Results

Annex 6 - Draft Plan Online Survey Results. Export from the online SurveyMonkey survey, asking residents whether they agreed with the emerging draft plan.

Annex 7 - Heritage and Character Assessment

Annex 7 - Grove Park Heritage and Character Assessment. Documents Grove Park's heritage character assessment to support the built environment and heritage policies.

Annex 8 - Identification and Protection of Heritage Assets

Annex 8 - Identification and Protection of Heritage Assets. Research work documenting the evidence in support of the emerging neighbourhood planning policies on heritage assets.

Annex 9 - Identification and Protection of Heritage Assets

Annex 9 - Identification and Protection of Heritage Assets. Research work documenting the evidence in support of the emerging neighbourhood planning policies on heritage assets.

Annex 10a - The Future Railway at Grove Park

Annex 10a - The Future Railway at Grove Park. A study looking at the potential for public transport (railway) expansion in Grove Park.

Annex 10b - Sustainable Transport Solutions

Annex 10b - Sustainable Transport Solutions. Research work documenting the evidence in support of the emerging planning policies on sustainable transport.rk.

Annex 11 - Official Labour Market Statistics

Official Labour Market Statistics Report. An export of labour markets statistics to support development of economic policies.

Annex 12 - Research into Youth Provision & Educational Attainment

Annex 12 - Research into Youth Provision & Educational Attainment. Provided the background about the levels of youth provision in the area, including educational attainment, to support policies on community and employment facilities.

Annex 13 - Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan Masterplanning

Annex 13 - Grove Park Neighbourhood Plan Masterplanning. Indicative masterplan showing what is possible for the Site Allocations.