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Called in: Aberdeenshire Traveller site is approved after eight-year battle

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Scottish ministers have granted permission for a Gypsy and Traveller site in Aberdeenshire after calling it in for a second time, citing the ‘significant hardship’ that would befall residents if permission was refused owing to the lack of alternative sites in the area.

LOCATIONSt CyrusAUTHORITYAberdeenshire CouncilINSPECTORMike ShielPROCEDURECalled-in decisionDECISIONAllowedREFERENCENA-ABS-047The decision concerned a Gypsy and Traveller site near the St Cyrus nature reserve, close to the border between Angus and Aberdeenshire. The site has been subject to a lengthy planning battle which began shortly after the site was set up without permission in September........
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