The Government's proposed planning reforms would allow homeowners with detached houses to build a single-storey extension of up to 26ft without the need for planning permission
Home-owners with any other house will be able to extend to 19ft.
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A cold and perhaps frosty start, with a risk of wintry showers in the south west. Sunny spells and showers for the rest of today.