Paddock Close Locals Hope Newly Discovered Document Can Halt Housing Development

In 2019, Shaftesbury Town Council objected to plans to build six homes on a field next to the Half Moon Pub.

The former North Dorset Council turned down this application but the developer’s appeal to the Planning Inspectorate was successful and permission was granted.

James Watson

Resident James Watson has found a legal document which, he hopes, will stop the houses being built.

Listen at 13:30 on Tuesday’s Alfred Daily.