Minister's greenfield development comments do not indicate policy shift, government confirms

Comments made by the housing minister in a speech in which she said that greenfield land should only be developed in "the most exceptional circumstances" do not represent a shift in planning policy, the government has confirmed.

by Michael Donnelly
Housing and planning minister Esther McVey (pic: Getty Images)
Housing and planning minister Esther McVey (pic: Getty Images)

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