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15Oct92 UK: HANTS REBELS ON HOUSING TARGET.

Hampshire County Council wants to slash its allocation of sites for new homes by almost one-third in an open rebellion against Government plans for new building.Its action could encourage other South-East counties to cut their housing totals, under pressure from environmental groups.The House-Builders' Federation has slammed the move, accusing Hampshire of 'abdicating its responsibilities as a planning authority.'HBF regional planning officer Peter Court said: 'Hampshire is saying it ...

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