Broadhembury Parish Council was invited to submit comments to East Devon District Council about the proposed ‘Villages development plan’ (click here for more information). In this plan Broadhembury would lose its ‘development boundary’ and the Parish would become classified as ‘open countryside’. This description effectively means that no housing would be built. Parishioners have told us in various surveys that ‘affordable/low cost’ housing is critical particularly for young people.
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BHPC September 2015