The planning meeting that approved the application to develop the Tufa Field was held on the 26th August 2020.

The minutes of the approval planning meeting, held virtually using Zoom during the pandemic, indicate the following likely votes. ‘For’ indicates an individual’s approval of the scheme,  ‘Against’ for rejection of the scheme.

Cllr Matt McCabe   Liberal Democrat
Cllr Sally Davis   Conservative For
Cllr Vic Clarke  Conservative For
Cllr Sue Craig  Liberal Democrat Against
Cllr Lucy Hodge   Liberal Democrat Against
Cllr Duncan Hounsell  Liberal Democrat For
Cllr Shaun Hughes  Liberal Democrat Against
Cllr Eleanor Jackson Labour ( Against)*
Cllr Hal MacFie Liberal Democrat For
Cllr Manda Rigby Liberal Democrat Against

* Cllr Jackson unable to vote due to loss of Zoom connection.

Vote for approval carried 5 to 4.

2023 Update: Vic Clarke, Sue Craig and Sally Davis are no longer councillors.