Archives for July 2017

Whose land is it anyway?

In America they call it "real estate". In Taunton, where "record housebuilding" is very popular with the town's MP, it seems to be another golden opportunity to make piles of money. Highways England have held regular talks with Taunton Deane Council and concluded that if you want to push Cllr John …
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Secret land bank exposed

Last week the leader of Taunton Deane council angrily denied that plans to build thousands of new houses on the south east side of the M5.  But Highways England consultants say, in this detailed Memorandum, that the development of a dual carriageway and junction could enable more than 3000 homes in …
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