Nuneaton Borough's ground given reprieve from development
The 'home' of
Nuneaton Borough Football Club has been safeguarded from development - for now. Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough
Council has revealed that it has renewed Nuneaton Borough Football Club to
remain an Asset of Community Value (ACV).
There have long been rumours that the
ultimate plan for Liberty Way is to build on it. An ACV status means that,
should the ground be sold, supporters and the community could buy it.
The request came as the bitter row
that has seen the football club denied any access to the Liberty Way
ground rumbles on. There have long been rumours that the ultimate plan for
Liberty Way is to build on it.
But now the council has said that the
renewal of the ACV shows that the land is of 'importance to the local
community'. It will remain on the council’s records for a minimum of five