Haddenham.net

Don't Be Misled!

Home » News » Don't Be Misled!
Stamping on our NP

The local referendum is now just one day away, and much rides on its outcome. One development company in particular has major commercial interests which could be undermined if Haddenham residents vote YES to accept the Neighbourhood Plan and that company seems to have been actively involved in encouraging a NO vote.

The Neighbourhood Plan was constructed by Haddenham Parish Council with significant input from the Haddenham Village Society and a number of additional local residents — all volunteers looking to help the village community have more say over the future development and growth of Haddenham. The Plan was based on consultations with Haddenham residents over the last two years.

Misinformation in various forms has been circulating in the village. Before you draw your own conclusions, please ask yourself who might have generated the materials you are reading and what are their overriding agendas.

The editor of this website has complete faith in the integrity and competence of the local team of residents who helped to compile our Neighbourhood Plan. He wishes to see Haddenham residents have a say in the shape and scale of future development of their village, as provided by the Plan. He will not be influenced by well oiled PR machines, backed by faceless and remote development companies, whose only real focus is on building shareholder value through profit maximisation.

Your website editor will therefore be voting YES in tomorrow's referendum and invites his fellow residents to do likewise — for the good of the village overall.

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Road Resurfacing 09
Haddenham Webteam: Sat 17 Aug 10:32am

The Wendover Bypass is soon to be re-surfaced with a 'low noise surface' according to Buckinghamshire County Council.Work on the new £1.51 million surface was due to start in the August bank holiday week. However, issues relating to the availability and testing of the specialist material now means contractors will start work from 7.00pm on Friday 20th September. The two-week...

Bucks Unitary Graphic_square-jpg
Haddenham Webteam: Thu 15 Aug 10:30am

The people of Buckinghamshire are being asked for their views on how the new Buckinghamshire Unitary Council, and its councillors, will work with local communities to improve the lives of residents.In a consultation launched this week, the Shadow Executive — who are working to create the new council — asks for residents, town and parish councils, community groups and other partner...

ALICE FEARN
Haddenham Webteam: Tue 13 Aug 7:30pm

London's West End Comes to HaddenhamThe Feast Festival's opening day (14th September) brings London's West End into the heart of Haddenham.The day kicks off with something of a coup for the Feast Festival and for Haddenham — a star of the West End hit musical 'Wicked', Alice Fearn, will lead a FREE singing and theatrical workshop for any Haddenham child aged 6-16. ...