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John Ward – Lawless Britain: Green Belts, Hospital Stats, Outsourcing Fraud, HMRC Tax Collusion, And Lies About Torture – 19 December 2013

kenliestitleMore than half of English councils with greenbelt land are preparing to allocate some of it for development ahead of brownfield sites.

A survey commissioned by the National Trust found that 30 of the 59 councils that responded who had greenbelt land in their local authority area – 51% – were likely or very likely to allocate it for development in the next five years.More than half of the 147 respondents to the survey by the Local Government Information Unit (LGIU) said they had brownfield sites available that could help meet a five-year housing land supply target – but these had not been considered viable. Continue reading