A BID has been lodged to build four homes.

Applicant Mr P Worsley has submitted an outline application for the residential development on land at 40 Tonacliffe Road, Whitworth.

It will comprise of four three-bedroom houses.

In planning documents on behalf of the applicant, Hartley Planning and Development Associates Ltd, said: "The site makes efficient use of land in terms of the provision of family housing.

"This is not a major scheme but the site is well located in terms of access to facilities including employment areas, the quality bus route along market Street, the primary school and other facilities– with good, well - lit footpath links to them all."