Brough South Liaison Committee’s September meeting

Due to the continued restrictions, the next meeting of the Brough South Liaison Committee will take place on Monday 7th September via Zoom at 7pm. Members of the public are invited to join the meeting and will be allowed to ask questions when invited to do so by the Chair.  If you would like to join the meeting, then please ask pre-register by emailing al@horncastlegroup.com and you will be issued with a link on the morning of the meeting.

2020-10-22T08:05:05+00:00August 24th, 2020|Brough South Development|

Brough Relief Road phase three granted planning consent

The third and final phase of the Brough Relief Road has been granted planning permission, with work forecast to start on the project in June this year. The road will ease town-centre congestion by linking Skillings Lane with Moor Road, meaning traffic from the Humber Enterprise Park on Saltsground Road will no longer be confined to the current town centre route once it is completed in spring 2021. It is being funded by the Humber LEP, East Riding of Yorkshire Council and the Brough South Consortium and work is being carried out by a contractor appointed by [...]

2020-10-22T08:05:05+00:00April 15th, 2020|Brough South Development|

Plans submitted for Aldi store at Brough South

A planning application to bring an Aldi store to the Brough South development has been submitted to East Riding of Yorkshire Council. The supermarket will be located on the south of Bluebird Way, opposite South Hunsley Primary at the entrance of the retail, leisure and commercial zone of the project. Commenting on the plans, an Aldi spokesperson said: “This is an excellent opportunity to continue the progress that has been made on what is an economically important site. We are making a significant investment in the area and an Aldi store has the potential to [...]

2020-10-22T08:05:06+00:00December 10th, 2019|Brough South Development|

Water voles return to Brough South

Forty water voles – one of the UK’s rarest mammals – have been released into a specially created habitat at Brough South. The release, which was watched by pupils from Hunsley Primary – a brand new school on Brough South – follows the removal of around 20 water voles in 2017 from the development site, to make way for groundworks. The animals were cared for by the Derek Gow consultancy, a specialist water vole ecology business in Devon, until the site was ready to receive them back. They also bred in captivity, meaning twice [...]

2020-10-22T08:05:07+00:00August 7th, 2019|Brough South Development|

Big thank you to Brough residents for helping to protect ground nesting birds

The Brough South Consortium would like to thank dog walkers and other recreational users of the former BAE airfield for observing new signs asking people not to disturb the surrounding land. The airfield is home to a range of ground nesting birds, some of which are endangered, and as such it has been designated an Ecological Management Area, to ensure the birds are protected. Recently, at the request of Natural England and East Riding of Yorkshire Council, we erected fences across the airfield to clearly identify the public right of way. We have also [...]

2020-10-22T08:05:08+00:00March 22nd, 2019|Brough South Development|

Brough Relief Road Wins Prestigious Engineering Award

The ICE Yorkshire & Humber Awards Evening, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 15th March 2019. Photo by Glenn Ashley. Phase 2 of Brough Relief Road, which connects Moor Road in the east of the town to the Brough South development, has won a prestigious award for excellence. The project won second place in the £5m and over category of the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) Yorkshire and Humber awards.  Phase 2 of Brough Relief Road was funded by the Brough South Consortium and Homes England, and was carried out by civil engineering specialist CR Reynolds [...]

2020-10-22T08:05:08+00:00March 20th, 2019|Brough South Development|

Horncastle Group welcomes ERYC announcement on Brough relief road

The Horncastle Group PLC has welcomed news that work on phase three of the Brough relief road could get underway this year. East Riding of Yorkshire Council announced that they are seeking planning permission for the £6.5m development, and that subject to approval, work could start in the new financial year, which gets underway on April 1st. The road will ease town-centre congestion by linking the southern point of Skillings Lane with Moor Road, meaning that once completed, traffic will no longer be confined to the current town centre route. It will also provide better [...]

2020-10-22T08:05:09+00:00March 6th, 2019|Brough South Development|

New school opens on Brough South Development

Hunsley Primary - a new primary school on the £200m Brough South development - has been completed and opened in December 2018. Hunsley Primary sits on a 1.4ha site in the mixed residential, retail, leisure and commercial scheme, currently being built in the east of the town on the south side of the Hull to Selby railway track. The single-storey building includes a reception class and six year classes, each catering for up to 30 children, with potential for future expansion. Outside facilities include a soft, landscaped playing field, football pitch, PE area, hard surfaced [...]

2020-10-22T08:05:09+00:00February 11th, 2019|Brough South Development|

Barratt Homes named as first House Builder at Brough South

BARRATT Homes Yorkshire East is to build 200 new houses in Brough in partnership with the Brough South Consortium. The company will work with the consortium to develop the first residential phase of Brough South, a £200m mixed-use residential, retail, leisure and commercial scheme on the south side of the Hull to Selby railway track. In total, around 750 new homes will be built as part of the development in four phases over the next decade, ranging from two-bedroom starter homes to detached, four-bedroom executive houses. Brough South will also include a new primary school, [...]

2020-10-22T08:05:09+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Brough South Development|