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Latest News Stories 4 September 2014

Pickles repeats call for more parking provision
Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has repeated his call for new housing developments to be built with more parking spaces.

Airports Commission publishes capacity shortlist
The Airports Commission has confirmed its plans to continue appraising three shortlisted proposals for providing new airport capacity by 2030.

Major mixed-use Tavistock development gets green light
West Devon Borough Council has approved outline permission for a major mixed–use housing-led development in Tavistock.

Oxford accuses authorities over housing cooperation
David Edwards, executive director for regeneration and housing at Oxford City Council, has argued that neighbouring authorities are failing to take account of the city’s unmet housing need in their local plans.

Southwark's proposed CIL regime criticised by examiner
An independent examiner has voiced concerns about the evidence provided by Southwark Council in support of its Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) draft charging schedule (DCS).

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