Is Gove plotting a 'radical' planning power grab?

Levelling up bill centralises decision-making and erodes public participation, critics argue

More strategic planning is needed to achieve levelling up

Combined authorities must take the lead to drive cross-border housing and employment

M&S hits back at Michael Gove over flagship Oxford Street store

The Levelling Up secretary issued an Article 31 order which forced the developers to put the project on hold
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The Reaction: everything you need to know from Lord Bichard's RICS report

Report recommends shake-up of governance structure and strategic direction of RICS
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Retailers fear government will abandon plans for online sales tax

Move follows as more consumers shift to digital channels
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Peers balk at Gove’s proposed Stoke-on-Trent move

The Levelling Up secretary vetoed the Lords' planned relocation to Parliament Square

Boris Johnson tells ministers to find £1bn for insulation scheme

The funds could be sourced from the public sector decarbonisation scheme
Construction houses

Builders face shortfall of 250,000 workers by 2026

The industry needs to hire 50,000 new workers per year to keep pace with demand
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Landlords must stop 'no fault' evictions in sweeping rental reforms

Blanket bans on pets will be scrapped and all rental properties must meet minimum standards