Inspector blocks developer's bid to build Slad Valley homes

A developer has failed in its bid to overturn a Gloucestershire council's decision to refuse permission for more than 100 homes in a valley made famous by writer and poet Laurie Lee, but has succeeded in overturning a separate refusal of a scheme containing 150 homes elsewhere in the district.

by Jamie Carpenter
Slad Valley (picture by Smoobs, Flickr)
Slad Valley (picture by Smoobs, Flickr)

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