Tag Archives : community asset

Garden and allotments for Stonehouse Creek bank

Stonehouse could be getting its first allotment site, thanks to a transfer of Council-owned land to the community. A patch of unused land on the side of Stonehouse Creek could be turned into a community garden, with allotments, possibly a small orchard with wild flowers and a herb garden. The area of land lies just […]

Legal determination on Asset of Community Value application for Home Park

The Council’s Chief Legal Officer, David Shepperd, has issued a determination on an application to list land and buildings at Home Park as an Asset of Community Value. The application by Argyle Fans Trust was submitted in November to designate the site – including the stadium – as an Asset of Community Value under the […]

Collings Park comes up roses with community asset transfer

Disused tennis courts at Collings Park in Higher Compton are to be turned into a community garden, thanks to a community asset transfer by the Council. Councillor Chris Penberthy is today (Friday) signing off a decision to transfer the freehold of the land to the Collings Park Trust, a local community group. The land had […]

Horsham Fields handed over as first Community Asset Transfer

Council playing fields in Plymstock have been handed over to a community sports club as part of the Council’s commitment to give valued assets back to the community. Horsham Playing Fields have now been officially transferred to the trustees of Plymstock Albion Oaks Rugby Football Club. It is the first transfer to be completed under […]