Plans for skate parks decided

TWO separate skate park plans for Steyning are to be decided next week.

Horsham District Council’s development control (south) committee meets on Tuesday at 2pm in the North Street council chamber.

Steyning Parish Council’s plans for a skateboard facility at Memorial Playing Field is recommended for approval, subject to protecting the western hedgerow and preventing harm to badgers.

The Friends of Memorial Playing Field scheme for Steyning Leisure Centre is recommended for refusal on the grounds of safety issues.