Home   Planning   Old River Lane

Old River Lane




Is Stortford housebuilding costing us too much or are we ignoring the benefits?

Is Stortford housebuilding costing us too much or are we ignoring the benefits?

Is Stortford housebuilding costing us too much or are we ignoring the benefits?

Award-winning Economics in Ten podcaster Gavin Simpson, who was born and brought up in Stortford, delves into the housing development issue...


Cost of council's Hertford Theatre redevelopment jumps 20% to £24m

Cost of council's Hertford Theatre redevelopment jumps 20% to £24m

Cost of council's Hertford Theatre redevelopment jumps 20% to £24m

East Herts' Conservative administration says unprecedented rise in materials and other construction costs over past 12 months is behind the hike.


Old River Lane: Hertford Theatre team set to run new Stortford arts centre

Old River Lane: Hertford Theatre team set to run new Stortford arts centre

Old River Lane: Hertford Theatre team set to run new Stortford arts centre

A delivery board has been set up to guide the development and members have been considering the best way to run the scaled-down arts centre.


'We're grateful experienced landscape architect is working on Old River Lane'

'We're grateful experienced landscape architect is working on Old River Lane'

'We're grateful experienced landscape architect is working on Old River Lane'

East Herts Council leader Linda Haysey updates Indie on Stortford project, including new master-planning group chaired by Mehron Kirk.


Generation gap as young support Old River Lane arts centre plan

Generation gap as young support Old River Lane arts centre plan

Generation gap as young support Old River Lane arts centre plan

East Herts Council surveyed residents in the summer about the proposed five cinema screens and performance spaces.


Praise for church's plans to replace hall due for demolition

Praise for church's plans to replace hall due for demolition

Praise for church's plans to replace hall due for demolition

The United Reformed Church in Water Lane is asking East Herts Council for permission to extend its main building to create new community space.


'You don’t have to knock it down to have a knockout development'

'You don’t have to knock it down to have a knockout development'

'You don’t have to knock it down to have a knockout development'

Urban planner and designer Yvonne Estop-Wood, of the Old River Lane Working Group, makes the case for keeping Charringtons House.


Northgate End multi-storey car park lighting set for go-ahead

Northgate End multi-storey car park lighting set for go-ahead

Northgate End multi-storey car park lighting set for go-ahead

East Herts councillors are being recommended to approve plans for four 5.75m (18ft 10in) high columns on the open-air top floor.


Opposition parties ramp up rival plans for Old River Lane

Opposition parties ramp up rival plans for Old River Lane

Opposition parties ramp up rival plans for Old River Lane

Old River Lane Working Group invites feedback on its scheme for an education and community hub at Charringtons House.


Council raises curtain on first plans for arts centre

Council raises curtain on first plans for arts centre

Council raises curtain on first plans for arts centre

From Friday (July 16), the authority will ask for feedback on its first proposals for the controversial cinema-led scheme.


Renewed attack on 'foolhardy' Old River Lane cinema plan

Renewed attack on 'foolhardy' Old River Lane cinema plan

Renewed attack on 'foolhardy' Old River Lane cinema plan

Key business case figures, obtained through a Freedom of Information request, have been obscured by the council citing "commercial confidentiality".


Funding questions for Old River Lane cinema plans

Funding questions for Old River Lane cinema plans

Funding questions for Old River Lane cinema plans

Critics say a £6m grant and £3.6m interest-free loan came with conditions, including a requirement that the development includes a 'theatre'.


Curtain rises on East Herts' plans for £19.9m revamp at Hertford Theatre

Curtain rises on East Herts' plans for £19.9m revamp at Hertford Theatre

Curtain rises on East Herts' plans for £19.9m revamp at Hertford Theatre

The development management committee has approved plans to make Hertford Theatre "a beacon of sustainability for the county and for theatres".


Survey shows 'very little support' for Old River Lane cinema

Survey shows 'very little support' for Old River Lane cinema

Survey shows 'very little support' for Old River Lane cinema

The Old River Lane working group is lobbying for the entire scheme to be replaced with a further education college and launched an online survey.


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More