Wantange and Grove Campaign Group (WAGCG)
Vale of the White Horse District Council Local Plan Topic Papers


Paragraph 1.8 of the Local Plan Part 1 2029 states "To help understand the issues facing the district, the council has gathered a range of background information, which is summarised in a series of topic papers. These topic papers are available on the council's web site and cover the following issues:

    Topic papers
  1. Topic paper 1 - Duty to cooperate and cross boundary issues (PDF 611.3 KB)
  2. Topic paper 2 - Spatial strategy (PDF 741.1 KB)
  3. Topic paper 3 - Strategic sites selection (PDF 680.9 KB)
    appendix 1 (PDF 3.4 MB)
    appendix 2 (PDF 4.8 MB)
  4. Topic paper 4 - Housing (PDF 757.3 KB)
  5. Topic paper 5 - Supporting economic prosperity (PDF 797.2 KB)
  6. Topic paper 6 - Transport and accessibility (PDF 3.8 MB)
  7. Topic paper 7 - Responding to climate change (PDF 1.0 MB)
  8. Topic paper 8 - The built environment and historic environment (PDF 1.5 MB)
  9. Topic paper 9 - The natural environment (PDF 944.9 KB)
These topic papers along with other evidence based work have been published and are available to access on the followingwebsite.

    Other evidence based work
  1. Infrastructure delivery plan (PDF 919.2 KB)
  2. Joint Didcot infrastructure delivery plan (PDF 584.8 KB)
  3. Retail and town centre study (PDF 960.9 KB)
    appendix (PDF 3.8 MB)
  4. Evaluation of transport impact 2009 (PDF 7.6 MB)
    appendix (PDF 797.5 KB)
  5. Evaluation of transport impact 2013 stage one technical note (PDF 6.7 MB)
  6. Viability study - strategic sites (PDF 2.1 MB)
    appendix (PDF 383.0 KB)
  7. Employment land review 2013 Update (PDF 1.0 MB)
    appendix (PDF 3.9 MB)
  8. Village facilities study (PDF 578.3 KB)
  9. Sustainability appraisals (PDF 7.6 MB)
    non-technical summary (PDF 741.4 KB)
  10. Green infrastructure audit (PDF 6.4 MB)
  11. Habitats regulations assessment March 2013 (PDF 789.1 KB)
  12. figure 1 - location of internationally designated sites (PDF 931.0 KB)
  13. Gypsy, traveller and travelling showpeople accommodation needs assessment (PDF 398.0 KB)
  14. Leisure and sports facilities strategyplease note this file is large (PDF 16.4MB)
    appendix please note this file is large (PDF 8.4MB)

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