Monthly Archives: February 2006

Skyscraper architects to develop Wye ’science city’

A vision of Wye’s future? SOM’s masterplan for Greenwich University IT IS one of the world’s leading firms of architects and is behind some of the biggest projects on the planet — from the replacement for the World Trade Center … Continue reading

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Imperial: ‘We’ll show you our plans in July’

A FULL outline of Imperial College’s ‘masterplan’ for Wye — including a possible planning application — will not be made public before July. Addressing members of Wye Parish Council tonight (February 28) at a meeting to set up a liaison … Continue reading

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Having your Concordat cake and eating it

We have just experienced an extraordinary week in the extraordinary soap opera that the Wye Park saga is becoming. Thankfully my colleague Justin Williams has been finding the time to keep us all in touch with events as they unfold. … Continue reading

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Attempt to quash ‘Concordat’ rejected

THE attempt by Wye Future Group to get the so-called Wye Concordat quashed by Ashford Borough Council has been rejected. The rejection of the WFG’s pre-action protocol — a letter sent to Ashford Borough Council and Kent Council informing them … Continue reading

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A few housekeeping notes

We’ve grown considerably in size over the last few weeks. It’s clear, also, that many visitors are quite new to the internet. So here are a few tips you might want to try to get more out of save-wye for … Continue reading

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We’ll continue to encourage ICL, says council leader

THE leader of Ashford Borough Council is unrepentent in the face of a storm of criticism over the authority’s support for Imperial College’s plans for a science park in Wye. Despite the threat of legal action by the Wye Future … Continue reading

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‘Make science park a government commitment’

ASHFORD Borough Council is pressing for a specific commitment to Imperial College’s plan for a Wye science park to be included in the economic strategy document for the whole of the South East. The South East of England Development Agency … Continue reading

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