The challenges facing the housing ministry's Oxford-Cambridge spatial framework

The housing ministry last week announced it would be preparing a new spatial framework for the Oxford-Cambridge Arc, the first time the department has produced such a strategy itself. But some experts have claimed that the two-year timescale for the document's production will be a big challenge and expressed concerns that local plan production might be held up.

by David Blackman
Aerial view of Cambridge - image: Cmglee (CC BY-SA 3.0)
Aerial view of Cambridge - image: Cmglee (CC BY-SA 3.0)

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