Permission granted to convert former restaurant into art studios

White Horse Centre, Wakefield. Picture: Google Maps.
White Horse Centre, Wakefield. Picture: Google Maps.

Permission has been granted to convert an old restaurant premises in Wakefield city centre into art studios.

The vacant site is at unit 4 of the White Horse Centre on White Horse Yard.

The applicant, Samantha Craven, says she wants to transform the building into 10 individual art studios. She says there is a waiting list at nearby Wakefield Art Studios so interest is expected.