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05/09/2016

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

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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

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