Jenrick approves 1,000-home golf course scheme on Greater Manchester green belt

Secretary of state Robert Jenrick has approved plans for a championship-level golf course and more than 1,000 homes on an unallocated green belt site in Greater Manchester, concluding that the scheme's socio-economic benefits “clearly outweighed” any harm to the protected land.

by Mark Wilding
Hulton Park Estate. Image: Geograph / Anthony Parkes
Hulton Park Estate. Image: Geograph / Anthony Parkes

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