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Planning Portal news: 26 May 2016

by on May 27, 2016

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Yorkshire fracking permission makes waves
North Yorkshire County Council’s planning committee votes in favour of exploratory fracking scheme…

Mortgage Lenders urge starter home caution
Starter Homes initiative risks destabilising the housing market, warns the Council of Mortgage Lenders…

Transport Secretary backs Birmingham tram extension scheme despite heritage concerns
Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin goes against recommendation of a planning inspector and renews compulsory purchase powers for Centro…

Clark blocks green belt solar farms in Worcestershire and Essex
Communities Secretary dismisses appeals for two solar farms as neither demonstrated the very special circumstances needed to justify development in the green belt…

Green regulator voices concern over M4 project
Natural Resources Wales voices environmental concerns over the proposed £1bn M4 corridor project around Newport…

Planning round-up 26 May 2016
– RPTI Cymru welcomes new Welsh Cabinet Secretary appointment
– Housing ‘Pink Zones’ urged
– Salford’s green space plea
– Clark allows single wind turbine appeal
– Bolton plan handling probe
– Neighbourhood planning progress
– Housing and Planning Act 2016 published
– And more stories…


Roger Milne

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