Ramblers Harrogate Group

Footpath news

Outline planning application affecting right of way at Almsford Bank

At our recent committee meeting Harrogate Group of Ramblers discussed an outline planning application for 65 houses off Almsford Bank (18/00912/OUTMAJ).

We objected strongly to the application as building here would affect views from many public paths and roads, as well as affecting the right of way through the site. We objected because the existing bridleway is to be incorporated in the  vehicular access road for the housing development. We objected to trees being removed and we objected to building houses in this special landscape. To see our full response go to public access.

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Monday, June 18, 2018