Puckpool: Firm has no plans for land

By Richard Wright

Sunday, October 7, 2012

 

A DEVELOPMENT company has confirmed it has no plans to build on Ryde land campaigners want to protect for public use by turning it into a village green.

ZeroC said this week the option it had secured to develop the derelict Harcourt Sands holiday centre did not extend to the eight acres of the former Isle of Wight holiday centre's golf course on the other side of Puckpool Hill.

That is owned by a Channel Islands-based company, which said it would resist the village green registration but has not said what it wants to do with the land.

ZeroC managing director Kim Slowe said his company was continuing to work on development plans for Harcourt Sands and would consult on them further before submitting a planning application next year.

Reporter: richardw@iwcpmail.co.uk

Comments

Log-in or register to comment on this story. See our House Rules here.

By ticking "Remember me" you agree to a cookie being stored on your computer - no personal data is shared.

Forgotten your password?

Any views or opinions presented in the comments above are solely those of the author and do not represent those of the Isle of Wight County Press.

Most Read

  1. Dramatic plans revealed for East Cowes

    Saturday, July 23, 2016

  2. Firefighters called to Cowes Parade blaze

    Saturday, July 23, 2016

  3. Mistakes of the past must not be repeated

    Saturday, July 23, 2016

  4. Firefighters called to boat fire in East Cowes

    Friday, July 22, 2016

  5. Sandford Church for sale

    Sunday, July 24, 2016

View our Elgin Traffic & Travel Map
Travel News