Ashford's Future

Ashford in Kent is about to double in size, the biggest single development since MILTON KEYNES.

In three programmes Kevin McCLoud discovers how this ambitious project will affect the people, the eco-system, and the surrounding villages and how a new transport system could turn this SLEEPy satellite town into a modern pulsating city with all its problems.

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01A Sustainable Future20041004

Ashford in Kent is about to double in size, the biggest single development since MILTON KEYNES.

In three programmes Kevin McCLoud discovers how this ambitious project will affect the people, the eco-system, and the surrounding villages and how a new transport system could turn this SLEEPy satellite town into a modern pulsating city with all its problems.Kevin unpicks a new buzz-phrase - 'Sustainable Housing'.

What does it mean?

0220041011

Kevin McCloud travels out to see how the rural surrounding will be developed, and what will happen to the people who live there.

03 LASTA Sustainable Journey20041018

Kevin Mc Cloud is looking for a toilet in Ashford in Kent, which is going to double in size.

Kevin concludes the series by investigating the future of transport in this SLEEPy town and wonders if its growth can accommodate a truly sustainable transport system, and provide a satisfactory number of toilets en-route.