The Planning Inspector has agreed on the dates and location for the public hearing into the Twickenham Riverside Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO).

The hearings will commence on June 6 2023, and run throughout the month until June 29. The hearings will be held in Clarendon Hall, York House, Twickenham.

The Inspector, Peter Rose, set out the parameters at a pre-inquiry meeting in March. The other dates to note are as follows:

  • Acquiring Authority Statement of Case to be available from the end of March and no later than Tuesday, April 11
  • Statements of Evidence are required four weeks before the Inquiry opens, Tuesday, May 9
  • Rebuttal Statements are to be submitted two weeks before the Inquiry opens, Tuesday, May 23

The London Borough of Richmond upon Thames (LBRUT) will bear the cost. The build-up to the enquiry and the opposition too has been covered here.


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