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Meadow Vale planning application rejected

Sarah Green January 28, 2015

Brighton and Hove City Council Planning Committee this afternoon (January 28) voted to turn down an application to build 85 new houses on the Meadow Vale site in Ovendean.
The controversial application, submitted by Lightwood Strategic Development Company, has been opposed by local residents and councillors, the local Labour parliamentary candidate and the local Conservative MP for Kemptown and Peacehaven, who argued that the 3.7 hectares of land helps the Ovingdean, Rottingdean and Woodingdean villages maintain their individual identities and characters.

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