Up in arms

NRHNBE110823e1, Swanwick residents protest about the planned housing for swanwick.
NRHNBE110823e1, Swanwick residents protest about the planned housing for swanwick.

aNGRY residents fighting to stop an area of Swanwick green belt from being targeted by developers are urging villagers to attend a crisis meeting tonight.

A huge area of land between Swanwick and the Butterley reservoir was outlined as a possible building spot at a series of Have Your Say meetings across the borough in June and July.

Now campaigners claim to have sent 3,000 leaflets out to homes in the village, letting them know about tonight’s meeting at the Swanwick Centenary Centre on Chapel Street, starting at 6.30pm.

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