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- Rail link contribution demands resisted

A reporter has allowed a house in the Scottish Borders after finding that the benefits from a proposed railway did not justify a financial contribution from the developer.

- Play centre rejected on safety grounds

The change of use of a business park unit in Wiltshire to a children's soft play centre has been rejected due to concerns about conflict between pedestrians and commercial vehicles.

- Turbine allowed in historic mining area

A 50m wind turbine has been allowed near a world heritage site in Cornwall after an inspector noted that it had not been designated for its landscape importance.

- Airfield prematurity argument overruled

A hangar has been allowed at an airport on the Isle of Wight in view of the speculative nature of the council's long-term plans for the site.


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