The leader of a Tory county council just said we should review the green belt

Oct 8, 2015

“One last quote from that meeting. Here’s what Chris Walker, Policy Exchange’s head of housing and planning, said in response to my question about whether we should rethink the green belt:

“‘Definitely, yes. I’ll just quote a statistic at you โ€“ that if we use 10 per cent of the green belt inside the M25, we could build 1m homes.’

“I’m just going to leave that there.”

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