Michael Gove says the Government would like to shamelessly rip off John’s ideas and take them for their own!

Michael Gove, The Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, tells John he’s so impressed with his Private Members Bill, and the assessment of the impact it would have on housing supply, that the Government would like to shamelessly rip off John’s ideas and take them for their…

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Weston’s MP Welcomes Government Cash to Build Up, Not Out in Central Weston

Weston’s MP, John Penrose, has welcomed Government cash for new homes on a brownfield site in central Weston. Ministers have given just over £1million for new homes on the old Police Station site in Walliscote Place. It is the latest instalment of almost £7million they’ve already provided to improve the…

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The Times: Ditching proper planning reforms is the ultimate political short-termism

Article by JAMES FORSYTH and originally published on The Times Online. Before Covid shut down politics, Boris Johnson was determined to push through planning reform and create more homes — and more homeowners. There was to be a particular focus on getting more homes built where property was least affordable.…

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Adam Smith Institute: Voters Back Building Homes & Levelling Up

A new poll from C|T Local, Sir Lynton Crosby’s real estate advisory business, and the Adam Smith Institute, finds that Conservatives could achieve majority-securing electoral boost by building more homes. 1.6 million vote boost for Conservatives building more homes in a way that levels up, securing the 2019 majority at…

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