Following adoption in March 2019, the Neighbourhood Plan has supported the Parish Council & Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council in responding to planning applications ensuring any planning permission meets what the community said they wanted to see and support.

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At the July 2020 Parish Council Meeting it was agreed to proceed with a refresh to the Neighbourhood Plan to ensure that it remains current and effective. The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group were asked to support the Parish Council with the following updates:

  • Align with legislative changes
  • Amendments to reflect changes taken place since the plan was made
  • Enhancement of content including: providing design guidance with the aim of improving the quality of future planning applications

This process has now been completed and the reviewed Sheepy Neighbourhood Plan was made in April/May 2022, the full documents can be found here:

For full information please visit the Sheepy Neighbourhood Plan website: