3,000 Green Belt Homes Planned in Teresa May’s Constituancy

Times

Theresa May faces accusations of hypocrisy over plans to build more than 3,000 homes on the green belt in her constituency.

The prime minister has repeatedly spoken of the need to protect the green belt in the area but conservation groups say that government policy is pushing councils to permit developers to build on it. The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead proposed 14,000 new homes in a draft 20-year local plan last week, with more than 3,000 on green-belt land in Mrs May’s Maidenhead constituency, including 2,000 homes on the town’s golf course

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