Crofton pupils name new estate after explorer Charles Waterton

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A new housing estate in Crofton has been named by village pupils after social landlord Wakefield and District Housing carried out an online poll.

Waterton Court, named after Wakefield explorer Charles Waterton, got 49 per cent of the votes from WDH’s Facebook following.

Names for the new estate were suggested by year 7 pupils from Crofton Academy.