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Planning News – 04 September 2019

by on September 6, 2019

Fifty more towns to receive funding
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that an additional 50 towns will benefit from the £1 billion Future High Streets Fund.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

600-home plan submitted in Dorset
A plan comprising 600 homes has been submitted to Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Construction values rose in July
Construction contracts worth £5.1 billion were awarded in July 2019 – an increase of 1.8 per cent on June, according to construction industry analyst Barbour ABI.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Government urged to support onshore wind
The government has been urged to make sure there is strong policy support for new onshore wind and large-scale solar power projects, particularly where there is local support and project cost-savings for consumers.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Green space influences mental wellbeing
Research has suggested that living within 300m of urban green space is associated with greater happiness, a sense of worth and life satisfaction.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Blueprint published for managing Welsh slate area World Heritage Site
Gwynedd Council has published a draft management plan for the slate areas of north west Wales, which are a UK candidate for potential UNESCO World Heritage status.
Roger Milne, The Planner

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