Proposed Modifications to the Thanet Local Plan

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C Solly 27 Jan 2020

Main Modifications Chapter 5 - Community Strategy MM/070 MM/070

  • Comment ID: 390
Some clarity should be made on what secondary school provisions for Margate and the North Thanet area (Birchington, Westgate and Garlinge) As noted on MM/003 A proposed secondary school has now been ditched at Margate. There are currently challenges in providing secondary education in these areas currently. The infrastructure will also need to be clearer in respect to education provision. h ttps://theisleofthanetnews.com/2019/10/24/plans-for-new-secondary-school-at-former-royal-school-for-de
- - St John's College 24 Jan 2020

Main Modifications Chapter 5 - Community Strategy MM/070 MM/070

  • Comment ID: 106
(See attached) This policy seeks to support the delivery of primary and secondary schools. The policy now proposed to be modified for Westwood states that as a result of identified future growth, provision is made in the plan for additional schools at: Westwood: equivalent 6FE primary school; 6FE secondary school (Policies SP16, SP17 and SP18). This policy would seem to suggest that a secondary school is required solely as a result of the three strategic sites SP16, 17 and 18. Whilst it is acce
Phoebe Juggins - Department fo… 21 Jan 2020

Main Modifications Chapter 5 - Community Strategy MM/070 MM/070

  • Comment ID: 83
DfE also supports the amendments made to Policy SP40/MM070 in relation to education development. It may be of relevance to additionally reference the need to secure developer contributions (further detail provided in the attached letter).
NICK BLANKLEY 13 Jan 2020

Main Modifications Chapter 5 - Community Strategy MM/070 MM/070

  • Comment ID: 36
It is inconsistent for there to be proposals for such major expansion of primary school places without corresponding expansion of secondary school places, such folly needs full explanation.