Developers Reveal Where They Want To Build New Shaftesbury Housing Estates In Local Plan Responses

Developers have revealed which fields they’d like to build Shaftesbury’s next housing estates on.

Listen to our report and you’ll hear how building companies have responded to Dorset Council’s draft Local Plan, the blueprint for infrastructure and land use for the next 17 years.

Proposals to create two gypsy and traveller sites on the Motcombe and Enmore Green side of Shaftesbury brought the biggest public response. And several residents called for a commitment to the spine road linking the eastern development with Wincombe Lane.

A report reveals which of the proposed developments in the plan matter so much to Shaftesbury residents, they’ve written to express their views.