Author Archives: Clarion

Don’t believe the hype

10th July 2011 To:WDC Cabinet Members CC: WDC Councillors PROPOSED SPORTS STADIUM PROJECT Wycombe Sports Development Ltd is currently engaged in some last minute hype, masquerading as “community awareness”, of their proposal for a rugby & football stadium plus a … Continue reading

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WSDL turns up the spin machine

GASP was pleased at the release of more details of the stadium project from WSDL, as it gives us a better opportunity to show how skewed the focus of the PR has been and point out the yet more errors … Continue reading

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Lesley Clarke on Marlow FM tomorrow 8.30am

Lesley Clarke will be talking about the stadium tomorrow morning at 8.30am with Tim Ashburner on Marlow FM 97.5. GASP would have loved to have gone head-to-head, but unfortunately it wasn’t possible, so GASP Chairman Gary Nuttall will respond at … Continue reading

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GASP volunteer request for this weekend

Hi all Any chance you could spare an hour or two this weekend for stadium leafletting in Marlow? We thought Marlow needed a bit of a wake-up call about the potential effects of the stadium so we’ve designed some specially-targetted … Continue reading

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stadium discussion on BB1 tonight

Discussion about the stadium will be on ‘late kick off’ at 11.05 this eve (Mon 21 Feb) on BBC1 A film crew were at Adams Park on Saturday to ask fans for their views on the proposed move to the … Continue reading

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stadium consultation flaws

Dear BFP, At the WDC Special Improvement & Review Commission meeting on Tuesday 15th February members of the public had the opportunity to listen to Cllr Ian McEnnis’s proposal to ‘call-in’ the Cabinet’s decision to proceed with the proposed stadium … Continue reading

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stadium manager job advertised

WDC has now published an update: http://www.wycombe.gov.uk/news/press-release/08feb11-cabinet-decision-to-be-reviewed-by-scrutiny-commission.aspx A special meeting of Wycombe District Council’s Improvement and Review Commission has been set for 7.30pm on Tuesday 15 February, to decide whether to proceed with the call-in on the Wycombe Community Stadium … Continue reading

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Hughenden Valley Residents Association has joined GASP

We’re very pleased to announce that Hughenden Valley Residents Association has joined GASP. Dory Morgan of HVRA Planning sub-committee says: ‘HVRA has long upheld the importance of safeguarding the Green Belt and Chilterns AONB. We are members of the Chiltern … Continue reading

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Massive impact to Marlow Bottom Residents

MarlowBottom_AccessRoad-v2 I thought it worthwhile sharing this information. Here is an attachment showing the possible access route from Handy Cross to Booker. We have been told that the access road will follow existing bridleway, this is the most likely candidate, … Continue reading

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Monday’s demo

WDC may have inadvisedly decided to continue with its flawed stadium plans, but a good turn-out at the demo on Monday certainly rattled their cage. Knowing they were backed by public support, several Councillors were encouraged to stand up and … Continue reading

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