inspiration from Italian hill towns, BBC Radio Four's Today programme heard
draw up the scheme. 'Our plan reflects the wishes of the community', he told
Today. He had used the model of an Italian hill town becuase such towns have
'a mixed street life and a vibrancy which makes them a better place to
live', he said.
The plans involve concentrating more housing and businesses in the town
centre, allowing some of the outlying areas of Barnsley to be returned to
* see LGCnetfor 'EU MONEY TO REGENERATE YORKSHIRE TOWNS'