Protests over proposal to build on greenbelt

Campaigners say plans to build hundreds of homes in Gateshead will destroy greenbelt land, harm a wildlife park and have a huge impact on A1 traffic.

The council says they need to build more houses to support the town's growing population.


Anger at new homes

Residents in Dunston Hill in Gateshead are campaigning against the potential construction of 751 new homes on greenbelt land.