Planning rules relaxed

David Cameron has pledged to get the planning system "off people's backs" and revive the economy by easing restrictions for homes and businesses to carry out extensions.

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PM: 'Planning reform will really boost the economy'

Prime Minister David Cameron on ITV1 Daybreak this morning. Credit: ITV Daybreak

During an appearance on ITV1's Daybreak, Prime Minister David Cameron has said the Government's planning reform would "really boost the economy", creating 140,000 jobs and 70,000 new homes.

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