Affordable housing plan gains backing

COUNCILLORS have recommended approval of a housing development.

Members of Todmorden Town Council’s development committee voted in favour of the application by St Vincent’s Housing Association, Manchester, to build six affordable terraced houses on land adjacent to 83 Hollins Road, Todmorden.

The councillors’ recommendation is subject to a satisfactory land stability report being submitted.

Members also recommended approval of plans to install free standing solar panels at Scout Farm, Stony Lane, Todmorden.