Category: L. Development Framework

1,000 new houses could be built on land surrounding Silsden Primary School campus

Up to 1,000 new houses could be built on land surrounding the proposed replacement for Silsden Primary School campus, says Bradford Council. The council’s planning application for the new school building claims that a company is considering building the housing

Plan-IT Newsletter July 2017

The draft neighbourhood plan and associated maps – 2017

Steeton, Eastburn and Silsden Neighbourhood Development Plan 2017 – 2030, with associated maps A formal consultation on the content of the draft Neighbourhood Plan will run for 6 weeks from 3rd February to 17th March. The plan will be available on

Plan-IT Newsletter October 2016


Furious row breaks out as minister steps in to halt Bradford Council’s controversial development plan

A Government minister has stepped in to pause a controversial development blueprint, after Shipley’s MP raised fears about the scale of building in the green belt. But Bradford Council bosses have responded with anger, accusing Philip Davies of jeopardising the

Silsden is to get a new primary school on a greenfield site on the outskirts of town

From Keighley News Silsden is to get a new primary school on a greenfield site on the outskirts of town. The new campus, above Daisy Hill and Silsden Park, will bring together the existing Hothfield Junior School and Aire View

Affordable Housing Cut in Silsden and Steeton?

From an article published in the Keighley News A housing developer wants to cut the amount of planned social housing in Eastburn by a third. Bid to slash affordable housing in Eastburn prompts call for policy review. Miller Homes will

How will town cope?

The figure of 1,200 new homes would mean an average of two cars per house, going on for 2,400 more vehicles hitting the village/town. Plus there will be cars that visit these houses. Silsden cannot cope at the moment with

Neighbourhood Plan Consultation Survey

The draft plan The questionnaire (pdf) The questionnaire  (docx) If you are interested in how the plan is taken forward, please help the local Working Group by printing, completing and posting your questionnaire to: Rosie Sanderson, Clerk to Steeton-with-Eastburn Parish Council,

Plan-It, Bradford’s planning newsletter for Mar 2016

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