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Planning news – 10 June 2021

by on June 11, 2021

High Court upholds council’s decision to refuse Ocado’s plans for new depot
The High Court has dismissed online supermarket Ocado’s judicial review claim against Islington Council’s refusal for its application for a 24/7 online grocery distribution centre in Tufnell Park.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Key workers prioritised for flagship First Homes development
The government has announced that discounted homes will be available for local people and key workers as part of the flagship First Homes scheme to be delivered near Bolsover, Derbyshire.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Councils to be enabled to ‘tackle exploitation’ on mobile home sites
Housing and rough sleeping minister Eddie Hughes has set out stricter rules to ‘clamp down’ on the ‘small minority’ of rogue mobile site owners and managers, better protecting mobile home residents in England.
Laura Edgar, The Planner

Ministry chooses Wolverhampton office for second HQ
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) will make two floors of Wolverhampton’s new i9 office building its second headquarters after construction is completed this summer.
Huw Morris, The Planner

Redbridge resolves to approve urban village
The site of a Tesco superstore and car park is to be demolished and redeveloped into an urban village after the London Borough of Redbridge resolved to grant planning permission.
Huw Morris, The Planner

News round-up
• RTPI announces new fellow
• Rental homes approved in Bournemouth
• Council to seek views on draft local plan
• Winery approved in Wiltshire
• Darwen homes to go-ahead
• Self-storage building approved in East London
Laura Edgar, The Planner

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