Timescales, construction and future involvement FAQs

Latest Questions

  1. How do I get in touch?
  2. Where can I find information about the Northern Arc/get involved?

    Homes England distributes a community newsletter every quarter. They are available here and provide the latest project updates as well as details on drop-in sessions.

  3. What is Countryside Properties doing at Freeks Farm?

    Countryside Properties began construction at Freeks Farm in March 2020.

  4. When will you start on site?

    Construction is scheduled to begin in 2020.

  5. Will construction take a phased approach?

    The approach will be phased over several years (2020-2033) and construction management plans will be submitted alongside the detailed planning applications. Infrastructure will be constructed early with phase one delivering the new bridges and link roads in the east and west of the site, the secondary school, the first primary school, a Centre for Outdoor Sport, employment land and two neighbourhood centres. Phase one is expected to be delivered between 2020 and 2025.