Gove backs MPs' report that calls for 'universal' neighbourhood planning

The new housing and communities secretary, Michael Gove, has appeared to cast his weight behind a report by a group of backbench Tory MPs that calls for a return to “localist” policies and recommends making neighbourhood planning “universal” across England.

by Joey Gardiner
Michael Gove at the Conservative Home and New Social Covenant Unit fringe event yesterday. Pic: Conservative Home/YouTube
Michael Gove at the Conservative Home and New Social Covenant Unit fringe event yesterday. Pic: Conservative Home/YouTube

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