New strategy to improve town estate

A PROJECT to breathe new life into one of Daventry’s estates has been outlined in a new strategic plan.

The joint core strategy, published this week by the West Northamptonshire Joint Planning Unit, highlights the Southbrook estate as an area in need of neighbourhood regeneration.

And the report claims one way to address the area’s problems would be better public transport links, including a driverless pod/PRT network.

For more on this story, see today’s (Thursday) Daventry Express.