Tuesday, 13 September 2011

New Statesman - A very English revolution - relevant to Dale Farm Essex

the coalition has come up with a document called the Draft National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). It states that, in planning applications, "decision-takers . . . should assume that the default answer to development proposals is 'yes'". (The Telegraph reported on 7 September that, although it is still a "draft", planning advisers are already being told to abide by it.)