Staffordshire garden village is selected for funding

A map showing where Meecebrook garden village would be developed
The foundations are being put into plans for a new garden town in Staffordshire after the scheme received funding from Government. Ministry of Defence land at Meecebrook, near Stone, has been earmarked for around 10,000 homes and will receive £750,000 to support its early stage development. It is one of five sites in England that is sharing £3.7m of funding to fast-track specialist survey work and planning works necessary for each new town’s development. Housing minister Kit Malthouse said: "These new towns will not only ... For the full story register now for free or login below...