Villagers in Flockton urged to back petition for new bypass

Barnsley Road Accident - are stepping up a bid to get a bypass for Flockton.

They say enough is enough after a spate of near misses, HGVs flouting the rules by using the main road through Flockton as a short cut, plus an increase in housing will lead to more vehicles on the road.

Residents are now collecting signatures and hope to top 3,500 to force a debate at Kirklees Council. (Read More)