Issue details

OD/20/30 Use of a Drone within Christchurch Park

Ipswich Borough Council are hosting the filming of an episode of the BBC Antiques Roadshow at Christchurch Park over the period of 14th September to Thursday 20th September 2020.

As part of the filming of this episode the BBC would like to film using a drone to show the park from the air. The Production team have submitted a Risk Assessment/ Flight Plan and copies of the permissions granted by the Civil Aviation Authority, in exercise of its powers under articles 94(5) and 95(2)(a) of the Air Navigation Order 2016 (‘the Order’), as amended to the operator of the drone.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: St Margaret's;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/09/2020

Decision due: 8 Sep 2020 by Officer Decision

Consultation process

Officers from the Parks Team and Events Team were consulted.