Following publication of the Planning Officer’s recommendation to approve the RWE scheme complaints were made  to the Snowdonia National Park (SNPA) over the content of the Planning Officer’s report. The Park has now agreed to receive new submissions by the 13th November.

What you can do now.

If you have already written an objection letter

Have a look through our comments on the Planning Officer’s report below. If you do not feel your objection has been adequately considered email the SNPA and tell them so, attach your original objection letter to the email .

You can use the letter template below , please remember to add your own concerns,

Second objection template

If you have not previously objected to the scheme

Now is your chance. Our information on making a planning objection is here:

https://savetheconwy.com/2015/05/05/individual-planning-objections/

You can use the template letter below to get started, write about the parts of the project that concern you the most. Is it the environmental impact or the loss of kayaking, are you a local business owner concerned about the impact on tourism ?

New objection template

These emails or letters all need to go to Aled Lloyd (Head of Development Management) aled.lloyd@eryri-npa.gov.uk

Please if you haven’t yet sign the petition launched by the Snowdonia Society here:

https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/stop-the-damming-of-the-river-conwy

Conwy Falls in the winter by Peter Glyn Firth

Conwy Falls in the winter by Peter Glyn Firth