Skipton Road

Welcome to the Skipton Road/Otley Road Newsletter

18 November 2020

Welcome to the Skipton Road/Otley Road Newsletter

This newsletter is to provide you with an update on the works surrounding Watling Grange, Skipton Road, in Harrogate on behalf of United Living. 


An artist's impression of Watling Grange, Skipton Road, once complete.

Dear Neighbour,

As you may be aware, Howard Civil Engineering are currently undertaking works to the Watling Grange development on Skipton Road, Harrogate, on behalf of our client, United Living. 

Howard Civil Engineering believe the local community to be of paramount importance and we will endeavour to minimise disruption; however, we do acknowledge and appreciate that our work will have a small, temporary impact on the surrounding community.
We would like to apologise for any inconvenience our activity may temporarily cause and thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation. As a company, we will do our upmost to make a concerted effort collectively to keep any disruption or inconvenience to a minimum, whilst ensuring the protection and safety of the public is maintained at all times.
We will endeavour to keep you informed of progress on site in addition to any changes to our works which may be of relevance to you in our new fortnightly newsletter. You can subscribe to the Skipton Road/Otley Road newsletter here: Once published, previous editions of the newsletter will be available to read at

Should you have any issues you may wish to raise, please do not hesitate us on 0113 249 8569 and we will carefully consider and respond to any questions or concerns you may have.

Your site contacts

There are several ways you can contact the site team to report faults, voice any concerns or ask any questions you may have. 

The Skipton Road/Otley Road scheme is managed by the following members of our experienced and highly approachable team:

Steve Poulson, Site Manager (working hours only):
Andrew Rafton, SHEQ Manager (out of hours only):

Please rest assured there will always be a representative on site during working hours should you have you questions about the scheme.

To contact Howard Civil Engineering remotely, please contact your Community Liaison Officer, Sophie Henderson, at or call 07793654086 during working hours.

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