Photo of the former Co-operative food store, viewed from Hatchet Road.

Inspector overturns Parkway Tavern new access refusal

A new vehicular access point directly off Hatchet Road could soon be created into the site of the former Co-operative food store near Parkway Station after a planning inspector allowed an appeal against a council committee’s decision to refuse permission. [Editor’s note: This is an extended version of an earlier website article that was published on the day of the inspector’s decision.]

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Update on ‘Little Stoke Growing Community’

The plan for a community garden has not been forgotten, but to be entrusted with a piece of land large enough for one we first had to show we could gather volunteers and organise small projects, writes Rev. Tania Vaughan. So Little Stoke Baptist Church sourced, emptied and refilled two large planters and placed one at the church and another at the entrance to Little Stoke Park.

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