Sevenoaks Town Sports Strategy Review: 2024 Questionnaire
The Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Plan (STNP) was successful at referendum in 2023 and covers many topics which relate to the development in the town in the future. The STNP has supporting statements created at the beginning of the STNP process and require review, although as the Planning Inspector stated the fundamental principles have not changed.
The first Sevenoaks Town Sports Strategy was published in 2015 and can be viewed as an appendix to the Sevenoaks Town Neighbourhood Development Plan (STNP) – see Appendix D on page 185 of the STNP via the following link: sevenoaksndp.files.wordpress.com/2023/03/4166_20230302-sevenoaks-neighbourhood-plan-march-2023-compressed.pdf
The Sevenoaks Town Council Sports Strategy resulted in over £1.2m being invested into sports provision within Sevenoaks town including the following projects (see overleaf for additional details). In addition, the new Bat & Ball Centre to enable floor-based sports e.g., Marshall Arts, Zumba, and outdoor tennis, netball and 5 aside football:
The Sports Strategy is one of the STNP supporting statements requiring review, originally created in consultation with 40 sports organisations. Expressions of interest were sought to be involved in the review of the strategy are currently being sought via the leaflet shown below and launched at the Sports and Wellbeing Showcase Event on 2nd July. The Sports Strategy Review Meeting held on 4th October 2023 was very well attended.
It was noted that Sevenoaks Town Council would be distributing a survey to collect data for the Sevenoaks Town Sports Strategy Review. Sevenoaks District Council are also distributing a questionnaire relating to District wide sports provision.
We would be grateful for your assistance in completing the following questionnaire.