WHAT THE PAPERS SAY

Click on the links below to read about the issues we face.

TELEGRAPH and ARGUS

Court date looms for Menston campaign (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Independent report on flooding around two development sites confirms fears of campaigners (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Bradford Council’s reputation could be harmed by perception of unfair planning process, meeting hears (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Action group buys more time on controversial housing decision (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Experts fail to agree on flooding risk of new houses (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Community launches legal action over Menston new homes decision (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Green space campaigners need £100,000 to fight two major housing developments (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

‘Menston homes plan does not hold water’ (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Menston homes protesters to seek judicial review (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Menston villagers raise £61,000 to oppose housing plan (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Judicial review on cards if homes plans are approved (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Menston action group’s anxious wait over appeal ruling (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Menston Action Group in new bid to halt village housing plans (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Menston campaigners disappointed at 300-homes verdict (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Protest goes on despite Menston village green rejection (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Anger as Menston homes bid is rubber-stamped (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Menston Action Group prepares to fight on in campaign (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Decision on Menston homes bid could face challenge (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Menston decision ‘would be unsafe’ (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Menston Action Group gets support from Guiseley and Rawdon councillors (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Neighbours pledge support to Menston campaigners (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Group’s vow to battle on against new homes after decision blow (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Protest fund’s £12,500 boost (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Bradford Council to review homes permission (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

£100k bill to keep up homes bid campaign (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

Bradford Council mistake throws doubt on housing sites (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus).

YORKSHIRE EVENING POST

Ombudsman set to examine Menston planning row – Yorkshire Evening Post.

MP slams Menston planning decisions in Parliament debate – Yorkshire Evening Post.

Breakthrough for Leeds village over housing plans – Yorkshire Evening Post.

Campaigners face fresh battle over proposals for new Menston homes – Yorkshire Evening Post.

WHARFEDALE OBSERVER

Judicial review to go ahead over Menston housing development (From Wharfedale Observer).

Campaigners wait for judge’s decision (From Wharfedale Observer).

Menston flooding worries heard in Commons (From Wharfedale Observer).

Experts fail to agree on flooding risk at new Menston housing development (From Wharfedale Observer).

Misery as flood blocks Burley to Menston road again (From Wharfedale Observer).

Menston action group says homes will bring more flooding (From Wharfedale Observer).

When it rains again, we can expect floods again (From Wharfedale Observer).

OTHER

Campaigners against Menston homes record dramatic evidence of heavy rain (From Somerset County Gazette).

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