Village of Haddenham

Airfield Development Approved

Home » News » Airfield Development Approved
Lands Improvement Exhibition 02

Haddenham airfield is one of the primary areas defined by our Neighbourhood Plan as a suitable area for new housing. In contrast to the behaviour of some developers in recent months, owners Lands Improvement have maintained a good dialogue with Haddenham Parish Council, and have consulted in a stepwise and effective way with local residents through public meetings and workshops.

Their plans for the Airfield have taken an important step forward this week when Aylesbury Vale District Council resolved to grant outline planning permission for development on Land to the South of Haddenham Airfield.

Lands Improvement's proposals for the site include up to 233 new homes, 4.85 hectares of employment land; a new community pavilion and sports pitches; open space, new footpaths and planting; a retail convenience store and a care home.

Aoife Conacur from Lands Improvement said:

"Our application reflects extensive engagement with the local community during 2014 and 2015 and we are pleased with AVDC's decision yesterday. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who took the time to engage with us and we look forward to to working closely with the community in the future."

Lands Improvement website

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

trivia trail
Haddenham Webteam: Mon 14 Jun 9:00pm

The Haddenham Hopefuls fundraising team has organised a 'Children's Trivia Trail, in aid of the Florence Nightingale Hospice.Says Helen Lewis: "Come along and join us for a lovely walk around our beautiful, spotting landmarks and collection items on your way.£3 for each child participating, this gives them a trail map and pen, scavenger list and a goody bag on...

Opera Unlocked Poster
Haddenham Webteam: Mon 07 Jun 8:15pm

'Opera Unlocked' will be an evening of celebration for the end of lockdown. It will be a gala of operatic favourites, including famous arias such as Nessun Dorma, O Mio Babbino Caro and many others. Tickets will also include a complimentary glass of fizz and canap├ęs. Subject to news of the end of Covid restrictions, the concert will be held in St Mary's Church, commencing at...

HS&SC 01
Ian Bamford: Mon 07 Jun 7:30pm

Haddenham Sports & Social Club is a family club, open to everyone.The committee is pleased to announce that the club is re-opening its doors on Friday 11th June following a challenging year due to the necessary restrictions created by the COVID-19 pandemic.The Haddenham Sports & Social Club is the youngest of the current village establishments. It originated in the 1980s when Simon Witney...