Login | Register

Appeal: Caravan park extension ‘not green belt-compliant’


Permission for the extension of a caravan park to accommodate 30 new pitches at Quatford in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, has been refused after an inspector concluded that the development would fail to comply with green belt aims.

The appeal site is mainly open grassland land lying within the green belt and is currently used as a recreation area in conjunction with the existing caravan site.

The appellant argued that the scheme could not be classed as inappropriate development in the green belt as the second bullet point of paragraph 89 of the National Planning Policy Framework refers to “appropriate facilities f.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

THE PLANNER is the Official

Not a member?
60 day free trial of our premium content when you Register Now

RTPI Member Login

Go back to The Planner Home Page



  • Titled 'The future of planning: What's next?', this year's Planning Convention asked big questions about the direction in which the profession is headed and the role it can play in shaping our collective futures. The Planner's editorial team took note

    Images from the convention
  • Discussion of the housing crisis – and what planners can do to fix it – again permeated the annual convention. The Planner sat in on panels focusing on specialist housing and the role of local authorities, as well as an address from the housing minister, writes Matt Moody

    Illustration: Housing construction
  • ”What we do with our cities will either make or break our species,” suggested New York architect Vishaan Chakrabarti in considering how to create future successful cities. Martin Read reports

    A modern city scene