Lakeside consultation events

Consultation events about the Shipley Lakeside development start next week.

Events will be held at Shipley Parish Room on Thursday November 1, the All Saints Church, Marlpool on Tuesday November 6, and at the Abbotsford Community Centre,on Tuesday November - 3.00pm - 7.00pm 13.

All three events are drop-i and run from 3pm - 7pm.

In addition to the threeconsultation events, aimed at giving local people the opportunity to hear about development proposals for the Shipley Lakeside area between Ilkeston and Heanor, Waystone Developments have now launched a website, a Facebook page and Twitter account.

The website at provides details of the proposal, the opportunity to feedback online and various other information about the site.

Plans for the site include The proposals include 300-400 new homes, a business park, an area for training, leisure and education facilities as well as healthcare and retirement provision, a pub and hotel.