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26May94 UK: RETAIL CASH AT RISK SAYS BPF - RETAIL CONSTRUCTION.

Top developers this week warned that huge investments in retail construction are at risk because of the Government's opposition to out-of-town shopping centres.The British Property Federation, representing larger developers, was giving evidence to watchdog MPs on the environment select committee who are looking at the effect large greenfield shopping schemes have on the surrounding areas.The BPF fears that environment secretary John Gummer plans to force retail developments into town ...

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