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Nominate your local green space in Plymouth by 8th January 2016!

Nominate your local green space in Plymouth by 8th January 2016!

We’ve recently discovered that there is a new initiative called Local Green Space whereby local people can nominate areas they love like wildlife sites, for inclusion in the new Plymouth plan, and if accepted, they will be provided a higher level of protection from development. This would be a great opportunity to help save Radford […]

November 29, 2015 | By | 5 Replies More
Kate Humble on Radford Quarry – What a relief, and great news for wildlife!

Kate Humble on Radford Quarry – What a relief, and great news for wildlife!

Friend of hooelake.org Kate Humble has had a fairly frantic start to the year with two – almost back-to-back filming trips in Australia and lots of tearing up and down to Scotland for Lambing Live in between. Kate, who is familiar with the area, kindly took the time out to offer a few words and comments …

April 10, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Radford Quarry Housing Plans – Wain Homes

Radford Quarry Housing Plans – Wain Homes

Just to recap on the latest: Plymouth City Council unanimously rejected the original planning application last year. Wainhomes appealed and we are now in the process of a public inquiry. The decision being made by the government inspectorate. Plymouth City Council have been vigorously defending their original decision. The appeal is now in recess and will […]

April 6, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Wain Homes New Housing Proposal on Hooe Lake

Wain Homes New Housing Proposal on Hooe Lake

Wain Homes will be holding a Public Exhibition regarding use of the land at Radford Quarry. Radford Quarry (a designated County Wildlife Site – CWS) is situated off the South Eastern shore of Hooe Lake just behind the Castle. The proposal is regarding the building of more residential homes within the Quarry. Date & Time: Wednesday […]

March 25, 2013 | By | Reply More
Oreston Village, Display of Flowers and the Oreston History Exhibition

Oreston Village, Display of Flowers and the Oreston History Exhibition

An exhibition of ‘The Village, a Display of Flowers and Oreston History’ is being held at Oreston Methodist Church, Plymstock Road, Oreston. Date: July 12th to 15th, 2012. Opening times:   Thursday 2.00pm to 4.30pm Friday and Saturday 11.00am to 4.30pm Sunday 2.00pm to 4.30pm, followed by Songs of Praise. Guided talks around the village at […]

July 10, 2012 | By | Reply More
Consultation Exhibition for Boston’s Boatyard Plan

Consultation Exhibition for Boston’s Boatyard Plan

Cavanna Homes will be holding a ‘Consultation Exhibition’ meeting to showcase the plan for 53 houses in the former Bostons’ Boatyard will be open for visitors on Wednesday the 15th February 2012 between 14:00 – 18:30 hours. Two planning applications for 222 homes had previously been refused. Update: Planning has now been applied for see […]

February 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
Hooe Quarry Latest! Committee and Public Planning Meeting

Hooe Quarry Latest! Committee and Public Planning Meeting

Notification of Proposed Development:  Application No: 11/01250/FUL Site: LAND AT BARTON ROAD, HOOE LAKE, PLYMSTOCK, Development: Re-development of site by erection of 222 new dwellings, provision of new public open space, ancillary access roads, improvements to Barton Road and associated works. The above application will be considered by the Planning Committee on Thursday 12 January […]

January 3, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
NEW Planning Application Submitted for 222 Homes in Hooe Quarry, 11-01250-FUL

NEW Planning Application Submitted for 222 Homes in Hooe Quarry, 11-01250-FUL

Notice for PLANNING IN HOOE QUARRY 222 houses has now been proposed. Re-development of Hooe Quarry site by erection of 222 new dwellings, provision of new public open space, ancillary access roads, improvements to Barton Road and associated works

August 18, 2011 | By | 4 Replies More
Barratt Homes Hooe Quarry Proposal V3

Barratt Homes Hooe Quarry Proposal V3

In case you missed it here are the latest Proposals (masterplan V3) from the Barratt Homes Exhibituion from the 24th March 2011.

See the full information display boards from the exibition.

We Shall also be adding a Hooe Quarry Petition to this website watch this space…

March 25, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Proposal to build 225 houses in Hooe Quarry

Proposal to build 225 houses in Hooe Quarry

Barratt Homes will shortly be applying for planning permission to build approximately 225 houses (original 300) in Hooe Quarry off Barton Road. This development will be situated in Hooe Quarry just across the water from The Old Wharf estate. Each affordable home will have two allocated car parking spaces within each property, plus 10 percent extra parking for visitors. There will be no parking on Barton Road. The land is currently owned by Hooelake Developments.

March 19, 2011 | By | 13 Replies More