Drinking water - your questions answered
  • 11 09 2017

Drinking water - your questions answered

Trenport is often asked whether the Peters Village and new Medway crossing project poses any risk of flooding or interference with drinking water supplies.

And the answer is 'No' on both counts. Short term pumping was needed in the winter of 2013/2014 due to unusually wet weather - a...

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 Ferry Lane flood protection works
  • 31 08 2017

Ferry Lane flood protection works

Final infrastructure works for Peters Village included improvements to flood defences in Ferry Lane, Wouldham.

The work was funded by the project's developer Trenport Investments Ltd and the company’s Director Chris Hall explained:

“There was existing flood prote...

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 Peters Bridge - remedial work completed
  • 01 07 2017

Peters Bridge - remedial work completed

The new Medway Crossing to serve the new Peters Village community and neighbouring area was temporarily closed for some 10 days early this year after remedial work.

Peters Village developer Trenport said the work was required after its contractor fitted incorrect expansion joints to both ...

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New Medway bridge update
  • 06 05 2016

New Medway bridge update

The new bridge over the River Medway will be formally opened at the end of the summer says Trenport. It will be the first time the two banks have been linked since a military Bailey Bridge was erected temporarily during World War II. Trenport director Chris Hall said: “The all-new crossing ...

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Right on time...
  • 06 05 2016

Right on time...

Work on the Peters Village infrastructure has been unfazed by the elements or unforeseen difficulties and is due for completion on schedule before the end of the summer.

That will be just over two years since this element of the development – worth £50million - was started, an...

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A bird's eye tour of the Peters Village site
  • 18 01 2016

A bird's eye tour of the Peters Village site

Here's a chance to see the scale of the dramatic transformation on the site of the former Peters Lime and Cement works and its associated quarries, a derelict brown field site now being re-cast by Trenport as an all-new 1,000-home community neighbouring the existing villages of Wouldham, Burham a...

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Don’t worry – it’s just one bridge across the Medway
  • 12 10 2015

Don’t worry – it’s just one bridge across the Medway

Peters Village developer, Trenport, has confirmed that it was building just one new bridge over the River Medway.

Countering speculation that two crossings were under construction, Trenport Director Chris Hall said: “We can assure everyone that we have applied for and been granted p...

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New home proposed for historic school
  • 07 10 2015

New home proposed for historic school

Wouldham Primary School – currently celebrating its 150th anniversary - has approached Trenport about re-locating to Peters Village.

Trenport Director Chris Hall explained: "The governors' ambition is for a state-ofthe-art facility. This would replace the much loved, but sadly out o...

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Next school arts project - update
  • 06 10 2015

Next school arts project - update

Trenport and its Peters Village site developer Bam Nuttall have pledged to follow-up on the success of this year’s inaugural Tri-history Arts Project or 'Why I Love My Valley'.

Primary school pupils in Wouldham, Burham and Eccles, were offered £3,500 in prize money for individ...

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New community - new connections
  • 05 10 2015

New community - new connections

Peters Village and its 1,000 new homes should be ‘well-connected’ from the start, through proposals for enhanced bus services.

Highlights are:

• a Medway east to west bank service using the new Medway bridge - part of the Peters Village project - linking with peak...

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Old Church Road Update
  • 28 08 2015

Old Church Road Update

Plans to close a section of Court Road, as part of the new Peters Village roads network, are being reconsidered after an updated road safety audit by KCC Highways and the road designers.

Planners had doubts initially about whether the existing Court Road junction with Margetts Lane, could...

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A future for Ravens Knowle Pit
  • 01 01 2015

A future for Ravens Knowle Pit

There has been some confusion about what is planned for Ravens Knowle Pit, but we can confirm that this area was always part of the Peters Village plan and will benefit in particular.

Trenport allowed it to 'green over' temporarily after terminating the lease of the former user, due to po...

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Ferry Lane - flooding response
  • 01 01 2015

Ferry Lane - flooding response

Trenport Director Chris Hall has confirmed that he wrote to Wouldham Parish Council's former Chairman Richard Stone in response to allegations that the flood risk to some properties in Ferry Lane would be made worse by the New Medway Crossing.

He told Cllr Stone: "A local resident had ins...

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Housing questions answered
  • 01 01 2015

Housing questions answered

Q - What will the Peters Village housing look like?

A - This is a new rural ‘village’ and the housing design and scale will reflect that. The consent allows for some buildings up to four storeys high on the riverfront, intended as la...

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