Why a Cheshire town rejected a neighbourhood plan

The Middlewich Neighbourhood Plan failed at the referendum stage after a political row over its preparation, say those who campaigned for and against the strategy. Experts say the plan's rejection shows the importance of wide community engagement.

by Ben Kochan
Middlewich, Cheshire (pic Roger Kidd via Geograph)
Middlewich, Cheshire (pic Roger Kidd via Geograph)

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