Strong support for housing plan objections

Objectors to a housing development in Durham have strong support in the council planning meeting to decide the issue. Every objector is getting a large round of applause when they finish speaking.Planning officials revealed they received 549 letters of objection, and 2116 signatures on a petition.


Approval for 300 new homes

Councillors have approved a plan to build 300 new homes and student accommodation on a golf course south of Durham.