If you have joined the fight to save England's green belt from developers you need to know that you are faced up against a particularly powerful nemesis. He comes in the shape of a emeritus professor at the London Schools of Economics by the name of Paul Cheshire. Here are some of his typical comments form some of his articles such as "Turning housesinto gold:the failure of British planning"
“There is no alternative but to reconsider greenbelt land. We have to increase supply of housing land and that cannot be done on brownfield sites alone because there is surprisingly few of them and they are not in the right places where the demand for housing is.”
|Map of the green belt in England|