Anger over housing estate plans

Residents and local councillors start campaigning against a proposed new development of 176 new homes on the edge of Knottingley. As well as being against the new homes, they believe that the proposed access route into the new estate will cause heavy traffic problems.
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Residents and local councillors start campaigning against a proposed new development of 176 new homes on the edge of Knottingley. As well as being against the new homes, they believe that the proposed access route into the new estate will cause heavy traffic problems. p305a350

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Angry residents have stepped up their fight against plans to build a new housing estate in Knottingley.

Developers Gleeson Homes submitted an application to Wakefield Council in July to build 176 homes on land next to Rainsborough Avenue.

Residents claim the development is not needed and would create an increase in traffic through the town.

 

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