Bid to fell trees for children’s safety

PLANNING permission is being sought by Robinwood Activity Centre to fell trees and prune trees currently under a Tree Preservation Order.

The centre runs a ghyll scramble for children at Stanningley Clough, Jumps Lane, Todmorden, and say the trees pose a risk to their safety.

Other local applications submitted to Calderdale Council’s planning committee for approval include:

First floor extension over existing garage to side and conservatory to rear at 2 Manor Close, Mankinholes, Todmorden, for Mr J. Humes and Ms N. Valerio; two storey side extension at 8 Willow Bank, Todmorden, for Mr and Mrs Hurst.