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Appeal: Game bird business expansion poses no threat to green belt


Heart of England Farms has received permission to erect a storage building including 96 roof solar panels in Claverdon, Warwickshire, after an inspector decided that the building would have little impact on the green belt.

The proposal formed part of an existing mixed enterprise that raises poultry and game birds for field sports.

Inspector Geoffrey Hill noted that as the building is not required for agriculture or forestry it cannot be considered appropriate development within the green belt, although he did accept that the business had a “rural character” and that the raising of game birds could only .....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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