The role of The Steering Group is to ensure a sound Neighbourhood Plan is produced which defines the planning policy priorities identified by the community, residents and businesses of the Great Aycliffe Parish. Download the Terms of Reference.
We are at a stage of the Plan where there is no need for individual thematic group meetings. All groups now meet together to progress any issues and discuss draft proposals and documents.
The notes of the ‘All Group’ meetings can be found below:-
The notes of the Steering Group meetings can be found below:-
The Steering Group is made up of the following 16 representatives
Mr Mark Rowcroft, Public Rep
Mr Ian Wiggett, Public Rep
Mr Jim Cokill, Durham Wildlife Trust
Miss Kerina Clark, Business
Mr Bryan Haldane, Retail (resigned from the group July 2015)
Mr David Sutton-Lloyd, Community Groups
Mr Syd Howarth, Voluntary Sector
Mr Brian Riley, Area Action Partnership
Councillor Mike Dixon, Durham County Council
Councillors James Atkinson, Michael Dalton, Ian Gray, Brian Hall, Chris Wheeler, Great Aycliffe Town Council
Mrs Chrissy Walton, Corporate & Policy Officer