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"‘Horrendous’ plan angers residents" - Dinnington Guardian Wednesday 3 August 2011

"Plans go on show in North Anston" - Dinnington Guardian Wednesday 17 August 2011

"Residents unite to fight Dinnington green belt threat" - Rotherham Advertiser 2 September 2011

"Campaign to stop greenbelt housing" - Dinnington Guardian Wednesday 7 September 2011

"‘We will back you’ pledge councillors" - Dinnington Guardian Wednesday 21 September 2011

"Rotherham Council set to consult again over green belt housing" - Rotherham Advertiser 3 February 2012

23/08/2011 - over 100 signed letters from the first street canvassed

25/08/2011 - over 1000 letters distributed

26/08/2011 - over 98% of households object to the building plans

27/08/2011 - over 2000 letters distributed

29/08/2011 - over 3000 letters distributed

01/09/2011 - taylor wimpey's intent to profiteer at community's expense            click to read

01/09/2011 - fewer than 10% of households knew of consultation process and drop-ins

05/09/2011 - over 1000 letters returned

09/09/2011 - big turnout for public meeting - councillors object to building on Greenbelt

14/09/2011 - broadcast on Radio Sheffield

15/09/2011 - broadcast on Hallam FM

15/09/2011 - 1712 letters of objection handed in - a big 'well done' to everyone!

27/09/2011 - answers to our questions have finally arrived

28/09/2011 - email requesting help sent to Chief Executive

29/09/2011 - broadcast on Rother FM

30/09/2011 - article in Rotherham Advertiser

14/10/2011 - article in Dinnington Guardian

22/10/2011 - rotherham politics - meeting                  click to read

28/10/2011 - article in Rotherham Advertiser

03/11/2011 - meeting held with the Leader of the Council and the Chief Executive where agreements were reached        view report of meeting

16/11/2011 - meeting held with Karl Battersby and Andy Duncan RMBC

24/11/2011 - over 700 letters of opposition delivered

25/11/2011 - article in Dinnington Guardian - re our meeting with Leader of the Council

02/01/2012 - article in YourMag - January 2012 issue 21 page 28

03/02/2012 - objection letters results- Rotherham Advertiser                  click to read

07/02/2012 - meeting with Kevin Barron MP

25/04/2012 - meeting with RMBC strategic team re submission of land parcels for next consultation process

11/05/2012 - article in Dinnington Guardian - re our meeting with strategic team                  click to read

29/05/2012 - article in Dinnington Guardian - by Karl Battersby - the last paragraph is particularly interesting                  click to read

06/07/2012 - successful meeting with Kevin Barron MP

26/07/2012 - meeting with RMBC, councillors and Kevin Barron MP

09/08/2012 - article in Dinnington Guardian - re our meeting with RMBC, councillors and Kevin Barron MP

10/08/2012 - article in Rotherham Advertiser - re our meeting with RMBC, councillors and Kevin Barron MP

11/08/2012 - article in Shefield Star - re our meeting with RMBC, councillors and Kevin Barron MP                  click to read

13/11/2012 - meeting with RMBC to find ways of making building on Brownfield land more attractive to developers

06/12/2012 - Dinnington Town Council objects to building on Greenbelt               click to read

06/12/2012 - Anston Parish Council objects to building on Greenbelt               click to read

10/12/2012 - written to Eric Pickles, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government re planning application on Greenbelt

11/01/2013 - emailed Anston Parish Council congratulating the councillors who objected to planning application on Greenbelt   click to read

14/01/2013 - emailed Dinnington Town Council congratulating the council in objecting to planning application on Greenbelt      click to read

16/01/2013 - written to Planning Minister Nick Boles re development of Brownfield land

21/01/2013 - article in Dinnington Guardian re the release of the Core Strategy      click to read

16/01/2013 - written to Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg requesting information on Sheffield's overspill

19/01/2013 - written to Dinnington Town & Anston Parish Council urging them to set up a local meeting re consultation, with planners available

23/01/2013 - article in Rotherham Advertiser re the release of the Core Strategy      click to read

01/02/2013 - article in Gossip magazine      click to read our submission

11/02/2013 - Dinnington Town Council object to the Core Strategy

15/02/2013 - article in Dinnington Guardian - re Dinnington Town Council object to the Core Strategy

19/02/2013 - Letwell Parish Council formally object to development of the Greenbelt

19/02/2013 - Anston Parish Council formally object to development of the Greenbelt

17/03/2013 - written to David Cameron updating him on letters sent to his ministers

15/04/2013 - Kevin Barron writes to Eric Pickles, Roger Stone and Julie Dore (Sheffield Council Leader) on behalf of group

15/04/2013 - David Cameron replies

19/04/2013 - written to owners of land off Wentworth Way asking them to consider selling the land to the group

22/04/2013 - Roger Stone replies

26/04/2013 - Ed Miliband updated and replies

20/04/2013 - Eric Pickles replies

01/05/2013 - Hilary Benn writes to Kevin Barron in response to letter to Ed Miliband

02/05/2013 - written to David Heath (Agriculture Minister)

07/05/2013 - Kevin Barron writes to David Heath (DEFRA) and Roger Stone on behalf of group

07/05/2013 - Nick Boles replies to Kevin Barron regarding group

20/05/2013 - Leigh Bramall (Sheffield Council) writes to Kevin Barron regarding 'overspill'

20/05/2013 - letter from Eric Pickles to Kevin Barron regarding the group

22/05/2013 - Roberta Blackman-Woods (MP) writes to Kevin Barron regarding the group

31/05/2013 - Rotherham Advertiser carry article regarding reply from Nick Boles       click to read our copy to Tiser

08/06/2013 - group have stand for Dinnington Carnival at the Welfare - 276 letters of objection signed

22/07/2013 - 851 letters of objection addressed to Roger Stone collected and delivered to the Town Hall

29/07/2013 - group register objections online       click to read

31/05/2013 - Rotherham Advertiser carry article regarding consultation       click to read our copy to Tiser

19/08/2014 - Taylor Wimpey ordered to demolish new houses       click to read

04/10/2014 - No Need to Build on Greenbelt - Eric Pickles      click to read

24/14/2014 - Government calls on councils to priorities development of brownfield land       click to read

                                                                              

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