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'''Jan 21''' [[Understanding the need for new housing across England]]: New UK housing 'dominated by roads' <ref>[https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-51179688 BBC News]</ref> "... too many highways engineers are still approving roads that do not fully account for pedestrians and cyclists." Prof Matthew Carmona, University College London. Government poll suggests 76% of people think that for the sake of the environment, everyone should reduce their driving. <br clear=all>
 
'''Jan 21''' [[Understanding the need for new housing across England]]: New UK housing 'dominated by roads' <ref>[https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-51179688 BBC News]</ref> "... too many highways engineers are still approving roads that do not fully account for pedestrians and cyclists." Prof Matthew Carmona, University College London. Government poll suggests 76% of people think that for the sake of the environment, everyone should reduce their driving. <br clear=all>
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'''Jan 20''' [[Kent]]: Sevenoaks sticks to its guns and refuses to withdraw draft Local Plan from examination, CPRE Kent <ref>[https://cprekent.org.uk/planning/sevenoaks-sticks-to-its-guns-and-refuses-to-withdraw-draft-local-plan-from-examination/  @protectkent]</ref> Council leader Peter Fleming: “It is clear to me the way this has been handled calls into question the integrity of the whole Plan-making system in this country…
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“To call into question an evidence-led approach comes to the root of our concerns with the actions of the inspector. If we are not to follow the evidence to make our Plan then the government may just as well dictate how many homes an area should have and then pick sites, we need to put an end to the thinly veiled charade that Local Plans are in any way locally led.”<br clear=all>
  
 
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'''Jan 20''' [[Birmingham]]: How a Belgian port city ([[Ghent]]) inspired Birmingham's car-free ambitions <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jan/20/how-a-belgian-port-city-inspired-birminghams-car-free-ambitions theguardian.com]</ref><br clear=all>
 
'''Jan 20''' [[Birmingham]]: How a Belgian port city ([[Ghent]]) inspired Birmingham's car-free ambitions <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jan/20/how-a-belgian-port-city-inspired-birminghams-car-free-ambitions theguardian.com]</ref><br clear=all>
 
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'''Jan 17''' [[List of climate assemblies]]: Citizens' jury prepares to tackle climate change <ref>[https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-51111796 BBC News]</ref><br clear=all>
 
  
 
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Revision as of 18:02, 24 January 2020

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Jan 23 Climate change solutions UK: Major shift in UK land use needed to deliver Net Zero emissions, Committee on Climate Change [1]

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Jan 22 List of climate assemblies: UK citizens' climate assembly to meet for first time [2]

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Jan 21 Understanding the need for new housing across England: New UK housing 'dominated by roads' [3] "... too many highways engineers are still approving roads that do not fully account for pedestrians and cyclists." Prof Matthew Carmona, University College London. Government poll suggests 76% of people think that for the sake of the environment, everyone should reduce their driving.

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Jan 20 Kent: Sevenoaks sticks to its guns and refuses to withdraw draft Local Plan from examination, CPRE Kent [4] Council leader Peter Fleming: “It is clear to me the way this has been handled calls into question the integrity of the whole Plan-making system in this country… “To call into question an evidence-led approach comes to the root of our concerns with the actions of the inspector. If we are not to follow the evidence to make our Plan then the government may just as well dictate how many homes an area should have and then pick sites, we need to put an end to the thinly veiled charade that Local Plans are in any way locally led.”

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Jan 20 Birmingham: How a Belgian port city (Ghent) inspired Birmingham's car-free ambitions [5]