I took a ride up to Aller Brake this afternoon to see how the work was progressing on our long awaited by-pass. From the main Newton road there wasn't much evidence of change since I was last the a month ago. But there is work continuing out of sight from the road. And there have been more history dug up with fresh finds at a buried medieval settlement as well as the finds around the Roman settlement site at Aller Cross which was unearthed last month
Lots of big,old trees have been cut down for this road but the contractors say they will replace them once the road is finished. It will take lots of years before the area look like it used to though.
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