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Planning news – 15 June 2017

by on June 16, 2017

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Alok Sharma appointed as planning minister
The government has announced that Alok Sharma, the MP for Reading West, is the new housing and planning minister.
The Planner

General Election 2017: Javid keeps post as communities secretary
Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that Sajid Javid will remain in post as the communities secretary, with Greg Clark staying on as secretary of state for the business, energy and industrial strategy.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Khan plans to turn London into world’s leading smart city
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced that digital technology and data lie at the heart of his vision to make London the world’s leading smart city.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Go-ahead for key Swansea city redevelopment
The first phase of the proposed Swansea Central scheme at the former St David’s site has been given outline planning permission by city councillors.
Roger Milne, The Planner

Appeals round-up
A round-up of appeal decisions
Permission for Airbnb let could cause permanent loss of housing stock
Infill extension to 14th century cottage would harm ‘historic core’
Rural coach house conversion ‘not isolated’, gets go ahead
And more stories…
Matt Moody, The Planner

News round-up
A round-up of planning news
New homes needed to stimulate ‘stagnating Scottish economy’
New dwellings in Wales up by 2%
Offshore wind could power 20m homes by end of decade, says report
RHS Garden Bridgewater approved
Call for sites issued in Dover
Laura Edgar, The Planner

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