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Homes plan provokes traffic fears

RESIDENTS have given a mixed reaction to plans to build 77 homes on open space at Greenbank Road in Hanham.

They gave their views at an exhibition of the proposals ahead of a planning application being submitted to South Gloucestershire Council.

Although some thought the scheme was more sympathetic than they had expected, others said Greenbank Road was too narrow to take the extra traffic and would make the road more hazardous.

There were also concerns about the pressure on local schools and GP practices.

The land - in between the Church of Ascension and AEK Boco Football Club - had been owned by the House of Faith but was sold to land developer