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R (Hawksworth Securities PLC) v Peterborough Council and others [2016] EWHC 1870 (Admin)

DATE: 26 Jul 2016

This case concerns the relevance of alternative sites when a local planning authority is considering a planning application for development that complies with policy. The Judge decided that the authority is entitled but not bound to take alternatives into account, and refused to grant permission to apply for judicial review. 

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