Greenfield or Brownfield for Hexham? Workhouse housing exhibition 3rd-11th Sept

Workhouse Exhibition Poster 3rd to 11th SeptAs with many towns, Hexham is faced with pressure to develop its greenfield and greenbelt land while brownfield sites within the build up area stand idle. As TT members will no doubt be aware, two large housing schemes are now being consulted on by the County Council. Both are at the east end of Hexham and  they are likely to have major implications for the general future of Hexham’s greenbelt. Opposite the Arnold Clark Garage, within Hexham Green Belt, is a proposal for 28 ‘affordable’ housing units, proposed by Two Castles Housing (ref 13/02253/ful). At a full mile from the centre of Hexham many do not believe that this is a sustainable location. Continue reading “Greenfield or Brownfield for Hexham? Workhouse housing exhibition 3rd-11th Sept”