housing

Greenbelt campaign group anger at council U-turn over Leeds housing plans

Martin Hughes, Yorkshire Greenspace Alliance chairman, at Strawberry Fields in Horsforth – one of the sites under threat

By Lizzy McEllan

GREENBELT CAMPAIGNERS who raised thousands of pounds to hire a barrister are furious after Leeds City Council cancelled public hearings just days before they were due to go ahead.Read More »Greenbelt campaign group anger at council U-turn over Leeds housing plans

Wakefield’s Eastern Relief Road project nears completion

The Wakefield Eastern Relief Road will ease the city’s traffic congestion

By Alex Haithwaite

WAKEFIELD’S Eastern Relief Road (WERR) is nearing completion and is expected to be open this spring.

The new £33m highway will reduce traffic congestion in the city centre and service a 2,500 housing development at the City Fields site.Read More »Wakefield’s Eastern Relief Road project nears completion