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Cornwall meets Tory targets. And exceeds them.

Last year, the Government dispatched its inspector to have a look at Cornwall’s Local Plan and ensure that its already excessive housing target was bumped up a bit more in order to meet the needs of developers. Cornwall Council, over-influenced … Continue reading

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New housing and migrants: some evidence

A week or two ago Phil Mason, Head of Planning and Regeneration at Cornwall Council, made the astonishing claim on Radio Cornwall that new housing projects attracted no in-migrants. Instead, people moving to Cornwall were buying into the existing stock … Continue reading

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