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8-year battle over Derwenthorpe


The government will today reveal a new planning framework for England, which it says will help stimulate economic growth and provide much-needed new homes. Critics fear the new rules will favour development.

The Today programme's Sanchia Berg spoke to a protestor against, and the developer of, one project in Yorkshire that took eight years to work its way through the process.

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