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Hundreds of people have taken to the streets in protest at government changes to planning laws. They say it'll mean new development is allowed to overwhelm the countryside and ruin village life.
The march took place at Feniton in East Devon where a local councillor caused national outrage by claiming if he couldn't get planning permission for his clients, nobody could. John Andrews reports.
A march is being held in Feniton in Devon today against new national planning rules.
The East Devon Alliance say the National Planning Policy Framework will introduce a "free-for-all" for developers. They're calling to delay when it comes into effect, which is currently Wednesday 27h March, a day they've dubbed 'Black Wednesday'.