Chance to have your say on RAF Brampton development plans

RESIDENTS will have their chance to comment on a design framework which caps the number of homes to be built at RAF Brampton to 400.

A draft version of RAF Brampton Urban Design Framework, drawn up by Huntingdonshire District Council, has been available to view online and make comments since Monday.

It will act as a guide for the redevelopment of the base, once the Ministry of Defence has transferred operations to RAF Wyton.

The document proposes building 400 homes on the site - less than half the original number put forward by landowners, Defence Estates, at a consultation exercise last year.

The future of the purpose-built theatre at the base, home to Brampton Park Theatre, remains unclear, however.


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An exhibition of HDC’s plans will be held in the foyer at the Memorial Centre, Brampton on Thursday, September 22 from 2pm to 8pm, and on Monday, October 3 from 2pm to 8pm.

Following consultation, a final version of the framework will be prepared and reported to cabinet for adoption as council policy.

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To view the draft framework go to http://consult.huntsdc.gov.uk/portal/pp/udfs/rafbramudf

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