Bideford care village plan public inquiry

A PUBLIC inquiry is to be held into an appeal against Torridge District Council s refusal of planning permission for the proposed development of a retirement care village on land at Raleigh Hill, Bideford. The appeal has been lodged by Marchamont Ltd, whi

A PUBLIC inquiry is to be held into an appeal against Torridge District Council's refusal of planning permission for the proposed development of a retirement care village on land at Raleigh Hill, Bideford.

The appeal has been lodged by Marchamont Ltd, which is proposing the development of a village of 84 care home and independent living apartments together with social, wellbeing and communal facilities.

A Government inspector will hear the appeal at Bideford Town Hall on September 22, starting at 10am.

Members of the public may attend and, at the inspector's discretion, express their views.

Documents relating to the appeal can be viewed at Torridge District Council's offices, by prior arrangement.

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