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Welcome to our Planning Blog - Observations and commentary on town and country planning matters

Planning is often controversial and despite attempts by successive
governments to simplify the planning system, many people who encounter the system continue to regard it as complex. This Blog attempts to explain some of the issues, although it cannot begin to provide all the answers,
and does not pretend otherwise.

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Development in the Green Belt

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Landowners, developers and planners are keeping a close watch to see whether there will be any significant changes in planning policy now that Eric Pickles has been replaced by Greg Clark as Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government.  The...