illustrative masterplan for Locking Parklands delivers : Over
24ha of open space, almost a third of the site, including a central park,
parkland ‘arboretum’, playing fields and wildlife corridors. Around
32ha of residential land, plus mixed-use development in the High Street,
providing up to 1,450 homes; Up to
6.2ha of land for industry and offices, with space within the mixed-use High
Street, providing over 2,200 jobs; Over
5ha for the Leisure Dome, with almost 600 jobs; A
supermarket and high street shops and cafes, providing around 250 jobs; A
primary school, secondary school and range of community facilities; Around 8ha of
land for roads and infrastructure.
Outline planning permission was granted in December 2013.