Comments on Santon plan in Sussex Express

Lewes Phoenix Rising will be looking in detail at the Santon application. http://www.sussexexpress.co.uk/news/county-news/exclusive-regeneration-plans-revealed-for-north-street-quarter-in-lewes-1-6631198 On first perusal, few of the concerns raised over the last few years have been genuinely addressed. The affordable housing provision, at 80 % of market price, is simply not affordable and in any case unlikely to be fully delivered as other…

NEWS! LPR announces formal planning application – and we need your help.

Lewes Phoenix Rising is very pleased to announce that we are to submit a formal outline planning application for part of the North Street/Phoenix development site. We have started fund-raising for the £20,000 required to bring our Masterplan for Phoenix Place (3.5 acres of the 15 acre site) up to the level of detail required,…

“….they can move to Newhaven.”

“…they can move to Newhaven” This is the response we at Lewes Phoenix Rising have heard on a number of occasions from some Lewes District Council (LDC) officers and members, in response to our concerns regarding the lack of suitable or affordable space for small businesses and social enterprises if their development plans for the…