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Concerned Yelverton residents who don't want to see the open countryside near their village hosting a huge solar farm.

Opponents’ disappointment at approval for solar farm near south Norfolk village

Opponents of a new 40-acre solar farm have spoken of their disappointment after councillors approved the proposal despite hearing fears about the impact on a sleepy village.

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A general view at the border between Scotland and England just north of Berwick-upon-Tweed

Poll: Scottish referendum - Opinions of those in our midst are also divided on independence

Opinion polls in the highlands and lowlands of Scotland put the outcome of tomorrow’s independence vote on a knife edge. Everybody currently living north of the border will have their say on whether it should break its ties with the rest of the United Kingdom.

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Inspectors at the NDR inquiry questioned whether the road would

Inspectors question whether £148.5m Norwich road would “weaken” city centre

Inspectors considering whether the £148.5m Norwich Northern Distributor Road should be recommended for approval have questioned whether the scheme will “weaken” the city centre.

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Public Accounts Committee chair Margaret Hodge

Report chair slams “scandalous” government decision on King’s Lynn incinerator

Taxpayers have been left in the lurch after the government’s “scandalous” move to pull out of a deal to help the county build an incinerator, an influential group of MPs has found.

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A planning application has been made to build on Reydon Smere.

Reydon Smere warehouse plans to be revived

Controversial plans to construct a warehouse on a beauty spot in Reydon are to be revised and resubmitted, the company behind the scheme said this week.

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An image which captures the historic links between Scotland and our region:

Poll: Do you want Scotland to remain in the UK?

In just two days time, the Scots will vote on whether they should remain in the United Kingdom, or become an independent country.

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