Brown Moor employment plans earn allocation in Local Plan

Plans for a 60-acre industrial park have taken a step forward after its allocation into the Leeds Site Allocation Plan (SAP) for major employment use..
The ‘Integral’ plans, which are proposed for the Brown Moor site that sits near Thorpe Park Leeds business destination and The Springs retail and leisure centre, have been put forward by private developers Scarborough International Group (SIG). The firm has submitted an outline planning application for up to 596,500 sqft of business accommodation on the location which is bounded by the M1 motorway.
It will target companies in advanced manufacturing, logistics and other industrial sectors. SIG says it has the potent …