The future issues facing the community of the Parish include:

  • Maintaining the rural quiet atmosphere of the Villages
  • Monitoring development and renovation of redundant agricultural buildings
  • Maintaining the conservation area of the villages  CA-Botolph-Clayton (1)
  • Maintaining the concept of the retaining the “village envelope” to prevent excessive housing development on the land around the village
  • Preventing infill development that changes the feel and open nature of the villages
  • Avoiding the impact of HS2 railway building and the maintenance yard at Steeple Claydon
  • Monitoring the impact on the environment of the Incinerator on start up and running
  • Managing vehicular movements in the village, speed limits and HGV movements particularly when HS2 building starts
  • Lobby for improved Broadband in the villages
  • The East Claydon Parish Fact pack produced by AVDC in 2011 contains some useful data. East-Claydon Fact Pack AVDC 2011