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HS2 to go ahead, Boris Johnson tells MPs

Government backs high-speed rail line despite spiralling costs that could top billion Boris Johnson s cabinet has given its approval ...

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12 February 2020

Falkirk Council will use compulsory purchase to allow Denny DEAR to go ahead

Falkirk Council says it will use a compulsory purchase order CPO if necessary to get land to build a road ...

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16 December 2019

10 key things that happened in the Planning world last week...

Ten of the biggest stories from the past week including news that an analysis by the consultancy Savills has said ...

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25 November 2019

Thousands of small businesses at risk amid ‘unprecedented’ confidence slump since Brexit vote

Sajid Javid urged to make radical interventions to avoid a very bleak winter Thousands of small businesses are struggling to ...

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21 October 2019

Why appeal decisions have shot up

A recent spike in appeal decisions has been attributed by the Planning Inspectorate to recruitment of more staff but observers ...

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23 September 2019