Waveney Local Plan


4.6 To deliver and support the growth plans outlined within this section the following new and improved infrastructure will be required.


  • Improvements to the cycle network as identified in the Waveney Cycle Strategy
  • Improvements to public rights of way network (in line with the Green Infrastructure Strategy) particularly to the east of Halesworth.
  • Access improvements and servicing to Broadway Farm (Policy WLP4.5)


  • Extensions to Edgar Sewter Primary School and/or Holton St Peter Primary School to accommodate an additional 110 pupils.
  • Extension and improvements to North Suffolk Skills Centre

Health Care

  • Extension to Cutlers Hill Surgery
  • New health facility within Halesworth/Holton Healthy Neighbourhood (Policy WLP4.1)

Community Facilities

  • Improvements to library provision

Green Infrastructure

  • Improvements to facilities at Dairy Hill Playing Fields (part of Halesworth/Holton Healthy Neighbourhood, Policy WLP4.1) including new junior pitches, drainage works, new pavilion and additional parking
  • Provision of new sports facilities on the Halesworth Campus (part of Halesworth/Holton Healthy Neighbourhood, Policy WLP4.1) including a sports hall, gym, new tennis/netball courts and 3G pitch and additional grass pitches
  • Natural play area on Millennium Green
  • New parks and play spaces on all development allocations


  • Localised improvements to the sewerage network