Decision details

Naming of new street in Chew Stoke

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Community Services

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The decision required is to name a new street in Chew Stoke. The choice of name is the subject of considerable debate within the village.


The Cabinet Member has decided that the street name should be Malcolm Close.

Reasons for the decision:

This was the name proposed and promoted by Chew Stoke Parish Council.

Alternative options considered:

The other option was the developer’s proposal of Riverside Close.

Publication date: 14/05/2020

Date of decision: 28/04/2020

Effective from: 22/05/2020

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