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Should we build on the green belt?

New research shows 275,000 houses are planned for green belt land

By Prospect Team  

File photo dated 28/02/12 of a roof worker building new houses, as the number of new houses set to be built on England's green belt has risen to more than a quarter of a million, campaigners have warned ©Rui Vieira/PA Wire/Press Association Images

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