Brokenshire defends 'sound' standardised methodology and confirms draft NPPF 'before summer recess'

The communities secretary James Brokenshire has defended the government's proposed new standardised housing need methodology as 'sound' and has confirmed his intention to publish a final version of the new National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) 'before summer recess'.

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