Somerset council accepts lower affordable housing provision in approving 675-home scheme

A 675-home development on an allocated greenfield site on the edge of Bridgewater, Somerset, has been approved despite a "significant" reduction in the affordable housing level in light of viability concerns.

by Gavin McEwan
Bridgwater, Somerset. Image: Jaggery / geograph (CC BY-SA 2.0)
Bridgwater, Somerset. Image: Jaggery / geograph (CC BY-SA 2.0)

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