12 November 2021 UPDATE - Telford and Wrekin Council has confirmed the 11 November 2021 referendum vote decision as being (of those who voted): 94% in favour of the question asked, 6% against. This means the referendum approved the neighbourhood development plan.
9 October 2021 UPDATE - Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - 11 November 2021, 7am-10pm, Tibberton Village Hall - On 23 September 2021, Telford & Wrekin Council's Cabinet agreed to proceed to referendum on the draft Tibberton & Cherrington Neighbourhood Development Plan. As required by the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations a Decision Statement has been published.
A referendum relating to the Tibberton & Cherrington Neighbourhood Development Plan will be held on 11 November 2021. The question that will be asked in the referendum is: "Do you want the Borough of Telford & Wrekin to use the neighbourhood development plan for Tibberton & Cherrington to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?"
The Referendum version of the Tibberton & Cherrington Neighbourhood Development Plan and all supporting documents are available for viewing at Telford & Wrekin Council's website, where you can find further details, including the locations where printed copies of the documents can be viewed, most locally at The Sutherland Arms in Tibberton during its usual opening hours of 12noon to 11pm daily.
Tibberton Village Hall is being used as the Polling Station from 7am to 10pm on 11 November 2021.
We will update this page as we get more information, and recommend you keep a watch on Telford & Wrekin Council's website for more news about the referendum.
14 September 2021 UPDATE - Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - A Parish referendum will be held on 11 November 2021 to ask if residents want the Borough Council to use the Tibberton and Cherrington Neighbourhood Plan to help it decide planning applications in our area. If the Referendum votes ‘yes', then our Neighbourhood Plan should be “made” (published) in December. It is the outcome of three year's work to give our Parish more say over how development happens within its boundaries. Voting is to take place in Tibberton Village Hall on 11 November, times TBC. The Parish Council encourages all residents to vote and support the Plan. Full details of the Referendum and how you can vote will be published here soon. Please note that the dates might change due to the Covid pandemic. Once the dates are confirmed the diagram above and timetable link below will be updated.
31 July 2021 UPDATE - The Independent Examiner completed their review of the Plan in July. His amendments are included in the Referendum Version of the Plan below with the Examiner's final report and a higher resolution parish Boundary Map, which he recommended is added to this website. An updated timetable is also provided, illustrated in the diagram at the top of this page, with the probable dates the Parish Council has been told of for the completion of the remaining stages of this process.
The Referendum Version of the Plan is the version approved by the Examiner on which all eligible parishioners will vote in the Referendum.