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Row over 1,000 new homes

Sussex residents discuss new homes with councillors Photo: ITV Meridian

So many homes needed and so little room to build them - a constant cry in our region as it struggles to find land for new developments. This weekend councillors have been trying to persuade families in Uckfield in Sussex they have the capacity to take on a thousand new houses. Local people argue their small town is already congested. Andy Dickenson has the story.

The interviewees are Mel Sanders who lives in Uckfield; Laurence Stringer, the Transport manager for East Sussex County Council; and John Spurgeon another Uckfield resident