Here's some further grimness from your old endz:
Northstowe will be the UK's biggest new town since the development of Milton Keynes in the 1960s.www.bbc.co.uk
Basically an entire new "town" (read: gigantic dormitory) with no GP surgery, cafe, pub, or even a single shop.
Doesn't have to be that way https://www.newlubbesthorpe.co.uk/
The owner of the land was determined to have a proper living community develop, rather than just selling off to persimmon or whoever throws up the most shit houses at lowest cost these days.