The pre-submission draft of the VIA Neighbourhood Plan can be viewed by clicking on the following link: 


Draft VIA Neighbourhood Plan


Please note this file is 6.5MB and so may take some time to down load.  All documents are in pdf format and are compatible with recent versions of the Adobe Reader.  ( Windows, XI 11.0.06)  If you experience problems downloading documents, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..   Paper copies are available for loan in the Village store and St James' Church and copies are available in WIrksworth and Belper libraries.


Below are the links to the References for the Draft VIA Neighbourhood Plan:


AVBC Local Plan Part 1 Core Strategy 2013 Extracts

Derbyshire County Council Landscape Character Categories

Local Sites of Importance for Nature Conservation

Ecclesbourne Restoration Project Leaflet

Census 2011 Key Statistics for Ashleyhay

Census 2011 Key Statistics for Idridgehay & Alton

SLA Landscape Value and Quality Analysis

AVBC Local Plan 2006 Saved Policy Extracts 

AVBC Supplementary Planning Document 2013

National Planning Policy Framework Extracts

Business Survey Data

Questionnaire and Survey Data

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