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Community pub protected after rights to permitted change of use removed

The change of use of the ground floor of a mixed pub and restaurant to a coffee shop on a Kent village high street was dismissed by an inspector who found the social wellbeing of the local community would be harmed through loss of the public house.

Drive-through allowed on trunk road in rural area

Highway impacts and visual concerns are not severe enough to justify blocking a drive-through restaurant on a trunk road in the Oxfordshire countryside, an inspector has ruled.

Cinema would dominate listed civic buildings

A rooftop extension to a purpose-built shopping centre on the edge of a Yorkshire town centre to provide a leisure destination has been rejected by an inspector because of its effect on listed buildings.

Overhaul of out-of-town retail park permitted

An inspector has dismissed concerns over diversion of town centre trade in the approval of proposals to update a retail park outside a Scottish town.

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