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Eco-Towns: Planning Permission

Volume 476: debated on Monday 19 May 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the location is of each Eco-Town bid made to her Department which has not been short-listed. (202588)

A list of the bids which were not on the shortlist published on 3 April is set out in the consultation document “Eco-towns—Living a greener future”. Based on the information received in relation to these bids, the areas in which they are located are set out as follows:

Region

Scheme name

Borough/district/city

East Midlands1

Kingston

Rushcliffe

East Midlands

Grovewood

Burton and South Derbyshire

East Midlands

Burtoft

Boston

East

Land North of Harlow

Harlow

East

Easton Park

Uttlesford

East

The Cambridge Light Railway and Cambridge Heath, a sustainable country town

Cambridge

East

North Weald

Epping Forest

East

Boxted Wood Eco Town

Braintree/Uttlesford

East

Alconbury Airfield

Huntingdonshire

East

Marks Tey

Colchester/ Braintree

East

Peterborough EcoTown

Peterborough

East

Thorpe Wood

Broadlands

East

Tilbury

Thurrock

East

Mereham New Community

East Cambridgeshire

East

Sculthorpe Airfield

South Cambridgeshire

East

Waterbeach (Denny St. Francis)

Cambridgeshire

East

Thurleigh North

Bedford/ Mid-Bedford

East

Thamesgate

Thurrock

North East

Causey Park

Gateshead

North East

Stockton Eco Town

Stockton-on-Tees

North East

Cambois

North Tyneside

North West

Wardle

Crewe and Nantwich

North West

Eco-Town Carrington

Trafford

North West

Derwent Forest

Allerdale

South East

Airtrack Rail

Bracknell Forest/Wokingham

South East

Redhill Aerodrome

Tandridge District, Reigate and Banstead

South East

Dunsfold Park

Waverley

South East

Sittingbourne

Swale

South East

Greenway

Aylesbury Vale

South East

Micheldever Station Market Town (MSMT)

Winchester

South East

Shipton Eco-town

Cherwell

South East

The Surrey/London borders EcoTown

Reigate and Banstead

South East

Westcott

Aylesbury Vale

West Midlands

The Throckmorton Airfield Sustainable Community

Wychavon

Yorkshire and Humberside1

Clifton Gate

York

Yorkshire and Humberside1

The Stainforth and Hatfield Eco Town Initiative

Doncaster

Yorkshire and Humberside1

Thorp Arch

Leeds

Yorkshire and Humberside1

Willow Green

Selby

Yorkshire and Humberside

Micklefield

Leeds

Yorkshire and Humberside1

The Greens

Leeds

Yorkshire and Humberside1

Darringfield

Wakefield

1 A further review of locations is taking place in Rushcliffe and in Leeds city region as set out in the consultation document.