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By David Taylor.Pioneer Aggregates has lost its six-year battle to secure permission to quarry sand and gravel at Wasperton Hill Farm in Barford, near Warwick.Pioneer was originally refused planning permission by the local authority in 1987, after having been given a 21-year option by the landlord, St John's College, Oxford.But the decision was reversed following a public inquiry.The tenant of Wasperton Hill Farm, Charles Cadogan, whose family has farmed the land for 60 years, took ...

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