Axminster braced for expansion

AXMINSTER could have up to 400 more houses in the town if a proposal for development at Cloakham Lawn goes ahead.

AXMINSTER could have up to 400 more houses in the town if a proposal for development at Cloakham Lawn goes ahead.

The town council has discussed the possibility of 350 to 400 houses, plus and industrial site, behind Chard Road. But concerns over traffic and parking were raised during the monthly council meeting on Monday, March 8.