The deadline for the East-the-Water wharves proposals has been extended.

THE DEADLINE for developers to express their interest in a key regeneration site has been extended.

Propoals for the East-the-Water wharves site can now be submitted to Torridge District Council until May 4.

The council confirmed there had been a lot of interest in the site, which is one of the five designated regeneration areas in the district.

Once the deadline is reached, the council will debate the submitted proposals.