Public consultation report

1208 people engaged in our Whitsun consultation of whom just over half completed surveys. 86% survey responses were supportive of the proposals with strongest interest in accessing the community farm land (74%) and using the training restaurant (60%). A quarter of respondents said they would like to buy or rent a home in the village and significant proportions said they would apply for either an affordable home (15%) or an allotment (18%).

The chief concerns relate to traffic in Truro (22%) and on Morlaix Avenue (21%). Consultees suggested a number of ways in which our proposals might be enhanced and these, along with an analysis of consultation responses are detailed on the following pages.


Higher Newham Public Consultation


You can also download the report below:

Download


If you would like to leave us feedback or pass on your ideas, you can do so by filling in our quick online questionnaire.

Become a friend

Become a Higher Newham Friend

Thanks for showing an interest in becoming a founding friend of Higher Newham. We’re really grateful. As it stands, we can’t quite promise you your very own oak tree yet, but we are working on it. In the meantime, we’d like to hear your ideas and keep you posted about what’s going on at Higher Newham as our plans take shape with input from people like you.

Thanks again for all your support, enthusiasm and ideas

If you would just like to subscribe to our newsletter, click here

Sign up for our newsletter

If you do not wish to become a friend of Higher Newham but would like to receive news updates via our newsletter, please enter your details below.

We'd like to hear your thoughts, please get in touch.