Dream Norfolk home demolished

A row about planning permission was brought to a dramatic conclusion today as a Norfolk council sent in a team to demolish a mobile home.

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Norfolk couple heartbroken as council confirm dream home will be demolished

The home, near Wisbech, is to be demolished.
The home, near Wisbech, is to be demolished. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A couple's dream retirement home, which became embroiled in the centre of a planning row, is being demolished by West Norfolk Council.

Rodney Wilson and his partner had planning permission to build a retirement home on land in Walsoken, near Wisbech.

Rodney Wilson.
Rodney Wilson. Credit: ITV News Anglia

But the council says the building had broken planning rules as it's 19 inches too wide and the changes it required hadn't been made.

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