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PROPOSED SUBMISSION LOCAL PLAN 2006-2028 - Aug 12

Proposed Submission Local Plan 2006-2028

Local Aspirations

6.92 The Wincanton People's Plan (2007)[1] provides a vision for the town over the period 2006-2026. The plan identifies six themes under each of which is a goal to be achieved through the delivery of priority projects, some of which have already been completed. The themes and goals are set out below.

Table 6: Wincanton - Local Aspirations
 
Theme
Goal
Employment and Business
Full employment, well paid jobs and thriving businesses
Shops
A wealth of interesting shops in a bustling High Street
Tourism & Leisure
A vibrant market town which is a hub for visitors
Health
A healthy population with well resourced healthcare
Community
An active, caring and inclusive population with facilities for all
Housing
Diverse housing to meet local needs, new build sympathetic to our heritage
1. Wincanton's People's Plan 2006-2016, The Wincanton People's Plan Steering Group, 2007 [back]