Update

Thursday 28th December 2017

Our planning application was due to be discussed at the Planning and Regulatory Committee on Wednesday 17th January 2018. It was with great disappointment that we have received an email from Herefordshire Planning Department saying that they would be recommending refusal of our application at that meeting. For this reason we have decided to withdraw our application.

Although there are obviously those who did not support this project from the outset, we have received a majority of fantastic support from across the three villages of Cradley, Storridge and Mathon.

Our aim was always to create a long-term community nucleus in the centre of the village. We are hopeful that in the future a project with similar positive aims could succeed.

Thank you enormously to everyone who has lent their expertise and enthusiasm. One day, we hope that our community will be able to call on you, if and when the time is right.

The Heart of the Village Team:
Alan Eldridge, Sarah Herriot, Wynne Harries, Tracey Iwanczuk, Michael Plant, Holly Welford, Kevin Welford

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