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Planning committee 'significantly misled' over care home approval, judge rules

Planning committee 'significantly misled' over care home approval, judge rules

A High Court judge has quashed a planning consent for a care home in Yorkshire after ruling that a planning committee was 'significantly misled' by an officer's report on the proposals.

Plans submitted for 2,500-home York Central scheme

Plans submitted for 2,500-home York Central scheme

Plans have been submitted for a mixed-use development that would provide up to 2,500 homes on a 45-hectare brownfield site in the centre of York.

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The planning standoff in the Sheffield city-region

The planning standoff in the Sheffield city-region

A dispute between the four local authorities that make up the Sheffield City Region is holding back significant powers for the newly elected mayor, writes Adam Branson.

Why the Greater South-East was the big Housing Infrastructure Fund winner

Why the Greater South-East was the big Housing Infrastructure Fund winner

Last week five of the UK's elected combined authority mayors joined forces to write to the Prime Minister to complain about the proportion of the government's recent £866m Housing Infrastructure Fund (HIF) allocation that was spent in London and the South East.

Why York has not had an adopted development plan in place since 1954

Why York has not had an adopted development plan in place since 1954

York has not had a development plan in place since the 1950s. When is the city finally going to have an adopted local plan?

Why an appeal ruling could shore up town centre shopping

Why an appeal ruling could shore up town centre shopping

An inspector's decision to uphold a Yorkshire council's refusal of an out-of-centre retail and leisure development scheme helps restore faith in planning policies intended to protect town centres, according to sector experts.


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