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‘We are Very Disappointed’ 16 Jun 2022 Salt Cross Garden Village is front page news in The Witney Gazette but not in a good way

The Planning Inspector has finally approved the framework for developing Salt Cross Garden Village, excepting chiefly the requirement for new homes to be built to net-zero carbon standards.

District and Parish Councillor Carl Rylett’s reaction is set out in the District Council press release.

The latest Witney Gazette give front page coverage to the story, including GreenTEA member Sarah Couch’s comments:

‘This development has been held up in international conferences as an exemplar and this would be a really bad precedent... It’s also much cheaper to bring the homes up to standard now than to have to do it later.’

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