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PLANNING UPDATE: Love thy neighbour

26 May 2017  

Janine Shaw highlights current issues with planning urban extensions

Steps are being taken to address the housing crisis. On 2 January 2017 the government announced support for 14 new garden villages and three new garden towns. More may follow this year. Many emerging and adopted local plans are allocating substantial residential-led schemes, frequently as urban extensions.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Grampian Regional Council v City of Aberdeen District Council (1984) 47 P&CR 633

    Suffolk Coastal District Council v Hopkins Homes Ltd & anor; Richborough Estates Partnership LLP & anor v Cheshire East Borough Council [2017] UKSC 37