Otley house building giant in trouble with the government

House building giant Persimmon, who are planning to build around 500 homes to the East of Otley, are in trouble with the Housing Minister for poor building standards and hidden charges, in homes built under the government’s Help to Buy scheme. Since 2013, this scheme gives first-time buyers who can raise a 5% deposit a … Continue reading Otley house building giant in trouble with the government

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Elections: What Hardy Candidates We Have

This weekend the candidates were out and about talking to residents and getting a feel for the challenges they will face once elected in May. Saturday was all about the Otley Town Council where Liz Carr, supported by the 3 council candidates, spent time talking to residents in West Chevin. On Sunday Sian, Nathan, and … Continue reading Elections: What Hardy Candidates We Have