Issue details

White Horse Recreational Park, Thurnam

Change of use of White Horse Wood Country Park and agreement of relevant lease.


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/03/2013

Decision due: Not before 19th Mar 2013 by Cabinet Member for Customer & Communities

To seek approval to enter into a 99 year Lease of the site at White Horse Wood to a 3rd party. The decision is needed to progress with a Lease of the site at White Horse Wood. To develop and extend the country park and to provide improved community facilities, achieved through the development of part of the site for woodland burials.

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Customer & Communities

Lead director: Amanda Honey

Contact: Kate Phillips; Countryside Partnerships Manager.


The Communities Cabinet Committee held in March 2013 considered and endorsed the proposed decision.


Further consultation opportunities will be available when planning applications are submitted to the District Council.

Financial implications: Kate Phillips Countryside Partnerships Manager / Project Manager 07920 428494 Chris Hespe; Head of Culture & Sport Group 01622 605002

Legal implications: 13/00015

Equalities implications: Non-Key