Lower Thames Crossing Consultation Response

Shorne Parish Council’s response to the statutory consultation is inserted below.  Our thanks go to Cllr Susan Lindley for an excellent comprehensive submission.

Parish Council Drop-In Session, Saturday 13th October

The next Parish Council drop-in session will be held between 10am and midday on Saturday 13th October in the Small Hall at the Village Hall. This is your opportunity to call in to discuss any local issues or concerns, or just to say hello to your local parish councillors. Hot drinks and muffins will be […]

New Lower Thames Crossing Development Boundary July 2018

On 10 July 2018, Highways England published a revised development boundary to replace the previous red line boundary.  The revised boundary is available to view at  https://highwaysengland.co.uk/lower-thames-crossing-in-my-area/ This shows the land they want to protect from conflicting development in case it is needed for constructing or operating the Lower Thames Crossing.  They have asked local […]

Rural Conservation Areas – Article 4 Surveys Summer 2018

During the coming months, Gravesham Borough Council) will be carrying out surveys of properties within the rural conservation areas in order to update the Article 4 Directions.  This includes Thong, Shorne, Chestnut Green, and Queens Farm conservation areas. The surveys will entail noting existing external elements; windows, doors and roofing materials etc. and taking external […]

Lower Thames Crossing Helicopter Surveys June 2018

Lower Thames Crossing are planning to undertake Aerial LiDAR (Light, Detection & Ranging) Surveys, week commencing 11 June. This will involve a helicopter flying over local areas for three days along the proposed LTC route corridor – this will include areas outside of the development line boundary. The aerial surveys are required to provide information […]