A Weston-super-Mare based union has demanded a crackdown after a damning report shed light on a culture of ‘rogue landlords’ and sub-standard rental homes.
Three new villages on the outskirts of North Somerset could raise an extra £5.4million a year in council tax.
A planning application has been submitted for a privately-owned Burnham care home to be converted into a family home.
Plans to build 80 homes in a Somerset town have been redrawn, but residents and the local council are still outraged by the proposal.
A developer has been given permission to build dozens of homes on the edge of Wrington, despite villagers’ concerns over flooding risks, a lack of school places and not enough jobs in the area.
A nursing home’s bid to build four houses within its grounds has been rejected by council planners.
Explosions, carbon monoxide, asbestos, and mould are just some of the hazards endured by residents of Weston-super-Mare’s poor-quality rented housing, a damning report has revealed.
‘Harmful’ plans to build dozens of homes in a North Somerset village were the subject of a housing inquiry this week.
‘Fewer working-age people can afford to live in North Somerset’, a councillor has said after it was revealed the local authority is falling short of affordable housing targets.
Plans to build a primary school and more than 200 houses have been reworked by developers after residents slated the blueprints.
People living in North Somerset can from today (Wednesday) give their views on plans to build 25,000 homes in the district over 20 years.
Weston’s Bayside Hotel site is due to be sold at auction in December, after the property was withdrawn from a previous sale.
Plans to build 25,000 homes in North Somerset over a 20-year period have moved forward, with the council leader labelling it the ‘least worse option’ available.
Villagers were out in numbers to learn more about housing plans for Congresbury.
Plans for 25,000 North Somerset homes to be built over 20 years have today (Tuesday) moved a step closer to being introduced.
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