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Eco-Towns

Volume 474: debated on Thursday 24 April 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to her Written Ministerial Statement of 3 April 2008, Official Report, columns 70-72WS, on eco-towns, if she will list the parliamentary constituencies in which the proposed eco-towns are located. (200211)

On information currently available the 13 eco-town locations, which have been shortlisted for public consultation and further assessment are located within the following parliamentary constituencies. In some areas exact locations have yet to be defined.

Eco-town location

Constituency

Rossington

Don Valley

Manby

Louth and Horncastle

Curborough

Lichfield

Pennbury

Site is split between Rutland and Melton and Harborough

Middle Quinton

Stratford-on-Avon, with part of site in Mid Worcestershire

Marston

Mid Bedfordshire and Bedford

Hanley Grange

South East Cambridgeshire

North East Elsenham

Saffron Walden

Weston Otmoor

Banbury

Bordon-Whitehill

North East Hampshire

Ford

Arundel and South Downs

St. Austell (Clay Community)

Truro and St. Austell

Coltishall

North Norfolk, with part of site in Mid Norfolk

In addition further reviews are being carried out on in terms of sites at Rushcliffe and Leeds city region.