Cold Ash NDP Referendum – Result

The vote count of the Cold Ash Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) Referendum took place on the 3rd May 2024.

The Counting Officer, Nigel Lynn, declared that more than half of those voting in our NDP Referendum voted in favour of the Neighbourhood Plan. The result is subject to ratification by West Berkshire Council. It will be put to the meeting of the full council in July. 

A copy of the declaration is below. The headline numbers are: 

Turnout               = 27% 
Yes votes           = 680 (92%) 
No votes             =  59 (8%) 
Rejected ballots  = 3