England & Wales Economy and regeneration , Housing and planning

Can councils defend their high streets from ‘death by permitted development’?



Walk down any UK high street and you are bound to see plenty of empty shops and offices – a situation only exacerbated by the effects of Covid-19. At the same time, Britain needs to build an estimated 345,000 new homes a year, is there a solution to be found?

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