April 1, 2016
Minister in Highbridge to see multi-million pound housing projects

A government minister visited Highbridge on Thursday (March 31st) to see multi-million pound housing developments in the town.

Brandon Lewis, the Minister of State for Housing and Planning, met Burnham and Highbridge's MP James Heappey and local councillors Janet Keen and Bob Filmer during the visit.

He was shown the site of the former Highbridge Hotel, which is currently being redeveloped by the YMCA with the assistance of central government funding.

And he also visited the Knightstone development at the former Highbridge Cattle Market site, saying that he was impressed at the work underway to deliver new homes in the town.

Pictured: Brandon Lewis, the Minister of State for Housing and Planning, in Highbridge for his special visit this week (photos Mike Lang)


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