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Bradford Council says it will consider all views before taking a decision over whether to build houses on greenbelt land. Campaigners in Tong Valley say the land is essential to the local area.
he council made proposals about how it can meet the city's housing needs over the next few years and had created the Local Plan Core Strategy as a result. A consultation into this plan will come to an end tomorrow.
Gordon Dey from the Tong and Fulneck Valley Association says the land is vital to the local area.
Campaigners fighting a plan for up to 1,800 new homes on greenbelt land say it would destroy vital open countryside separating Leeds and Bradford.
People have until tomorrow to comment on the proposed development in Bradford's Tong Valley. It's been earmarked for housing by Bradford Council. But protestors have accused the council of planning to dump houses, and they want a planning inspector to throw out the scheme.