They've battled for 13 years but tonight campaigners have lost their fight to stop 2 thousand new homes being built in their community.
The scheme at Barton Farm - on the outskirts of Winchester - has been approved at appeal - after the threat of a legal challenge by the developer Cala Homes. This from Kerry Swain.
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