Tag : wokingham housing numbers

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HOUSING: Government puts ‘substantial’ pressure on borough home building

Phil Creighton
Wokingham Borough Council's leader said the pressure to build new homes from the Government is "substantial"....

Parliament speech was thanks to residents, says council leader

Phil Creighton
Cllr John Halsall has thanked residents for speaking up over planning reform worries following Theresa May's speech in Parliament....
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TONY JOHNSON: The wrong plot

Tony Johnson
If Robert Jenrick’s planning reforms launched in early August have taught us anything, it’s that you shouldn’t trust Government Ministers with anything complicated or difficult....
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Wokingham borough residents urged to fight plan for 1,600 new homes a year

Jess Warren
Residents are being asked to do four things: write to their MP, write to the housing minister, sign the petition and fill out the consultation....
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‘It would mean 1,635 homes being built here every year’ – Wokingham council leader’s anger over planning white paper

Phil Creighton
IT APPEARS that the government is not taking seriously a threat by the leader of the council to protest naked unless housing numbers in Wokingham...
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National planning reform opens Wokingham borough to more housing development, warn councillors

Jess Warren
"How do you control the planning process without rules? Nobody wants a dog’s dinner.”...
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95% of Wokingham residents think housing numbers are too high

Phil Creighton
VIRTUALLY every resident in Wokingham borough who responded to a consultation over housing numbers thinks the rate of building is too high...