Council targets to meet local need missed in many areas New research from the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE), released today, shows a growing crisis of affordable housing provision in many rural areas. Using Government data, the research indicates that the proportion of affordable homes being provided by non-metropolitan […]

Developers renege on affordable homes as countryside faces housing crisis

Local communities have a new way to help the country meet its obligation to tackle climate change, following this month’s approval of the historic Paris Agreement. With the need to develop a genuinely sustainable energy system more pressing than ever, a new consultation tool published today (30 November) lets towns, villages and […]

New consultation tool lets communities take lead in planning their ...