Saxmundham Neighbourhood Plan


New District Council Local Plan will propose new “South Saxmundham Garden Neighbourhood” – including 800 new dwellings


The Saxmundham Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group has just received a draft of the District Council officers’ report due to go very soon to the elected councillors’ Cabinet for approval.  It... more...

Neighbourhood plans – a planner’s eye view


A summary by Hilary Hanslip, planning officer, Suffolk Coastal District CouncilNeighbourhood plans are land use plans usually prepared for an individual town/parish administrative area by the relevant town or parish... more...

Key issues facing Saxmundham – as seen by public meeting last November


With apologies, because we've been a bit slow here, we have finally sorted into "themes" the main comments made at the large public meeting held back in November last year... more...

“Get involved and help shape Saxmundham’s future!”


“We’re determined to work together for a successful future for Saxmundham – and we want your input!” That is the message from the town’s Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group, which brings... more...

Can we bring new life to the Town Centre?


Town centres across the country are not only changing, but often are struggling to survive let alone thrive.  Saxmundham is no exception – we have some first rate retail businesses,... more...