"Tighter controls on how legal aid is used to fight planning permission"

Forty residents from Meriden in Warwickshire have arrived in Westmister for a meeting with Planning Minister Brandon Lewis.

They want authorities to have greater powers when it comes to the occupation of greenbelt sites by travellers and developers.

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Meriden gypsy site eviction

Campaigners in Meriden are dismantling their protest camp after the last gypsies living on green-belt land in Warwickshire left the site after being there for more than three years.