Council agrees to compulsory purchase the Shewards Shop Site!
On July 12th 2018, the Forest of Dean District Council voted to issue a Compulsory Purchase Order on the site, previousy known as Mrs Shweards Shop, on the corner of Hughes Terrace, Parkend. You can watch the council meeting here . The relevant section starts at 43.40 and finishes at 1.19.00. Our grateful thanks to Cllrs Richard Leppington, Alan Grant, Di Martin and Graham Morgan for their impassioned support for this process.