No Development on Prince's Parade

To: David Monk, Leader of Shepway District Council

No Development on Prince's Parade
of 800 signatures
Princes Parade, Hythe, Kent, United Kingdom
Campaign created by Jim Martin Icon-email

Dear David Monk, please confirm to the people of Hythe and the local community in Seabrook that you will reject any proposal to develop the site at Prince's Parade. The land is a protected piece of open land which allows exceptional vistas of Hythe and should not be developed.

Why is this important?

The land at Princes Parade has been dredged, its been quarried, it’s been land filled, it successfully defended us against Napoleon, the Kaiser and Hitler, it protects us and our Ancient Scheduled Monument from the ravages of the sea and provides a unique habitat for wildlife. The land creates fantastic vistas of the surrounding hills, it is a protected open space, It has a recorded planning history which makes it undevelopable for residential purposes. Definitely worth fighting for!

How it will be delivered

We plan to deliver the petition to David Monk the leader of Shepway District Council ahead of the presentation of the final consultant's report on the consultation, likely to be in December 2013.

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Reasons for signing

  • Anthony F. 2015-05-02 12:02:30 +0100
    A beautiful peaceful natural landscape, untouched by greedy developers so far - lets keep it that way.
  • Angela S. 2015-04-12 19:20:27 +0100
    It will be a sad day when the rare wildlife on this piece of land is deprived of its habitat. Over the years I have watched skylark flutter and trill, seen a reed warbler frantically feeding a young cuckoo, vixen frolicking with her young, and many more enthralling sights. Too precious a wild area in town, to lose to yet more building. Sign now, together let's try to stop this atrocity.
  • Tim R. 2015-04-06 22:01:40 +0100
    The land at Princes Parade is unique and should not be built upon, it separates Sandgate from Hythe..


11 months ago

Hi I'm sorry I'm not very good at this web site stuff, but the campaign continues with lots going on:

you can join me for a leisurely walk around Princes Parade on 16th August, a discussion about the Council’s proposals to develop the site, a chat about contamination, piling, flooding and mains services, with just a discreet word about sewers! – Start at 10.00am from the White Tram Stop on Princes Parade. We did a walk last year and the weather was fantastic, check out the video


almost 2 years ago

500 signatures reached

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