Review: Virtual Politics of Planning Roundtable with Cllr Doina Cornell

SP Broadway was delighted to welcome Cllr Doina Cornell, Leader of Stroud District Council as the guest speaker of our latest online Politics of Planning roundtable.

Attendees from Vistry, Guinness Partnership, and Thakeham contributed to the discussion on planning in Stroud District. Topics of discussion included the emerging Stroud Local Plan, the issue of resourcing and the Government’s levelling up agenda.

Cllr Cornell gave an insightful overview of politics and planning in Stroud District, highlighting her ambitions for the area to deliver housing whilst playing its part in tackling the climate emergency. Cllr Cornell spoke about the emerging Local Plan and the importance of infrastructure being delivered in collaboration with the county council.

We would like to place on record our thanks to Cllr Doina Cornell and guests for attending and contributing to such an interesting discussion. Our next online event will be with Cllr Liz Leffman, Leader of Oxfordshire County Council on Wednesday 13th October, and Cllr Matt Boughton, Leader of Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council on Thursday 28th October.

If you would like to attend any of these forthcoming events, please email

Author: Alice Marmara

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