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                          1. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-1-february-2024#legal-challenge-launched-as-renewable-energy-nps-does-not-cover-onshore-wind
                          2. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-1-february-2024#proposals-signed-for-devolution-in-devon-and-torbay
                          3. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-1-february-2024#planning-minister-intervenes-in-mole-valley-over-local-plan
                          4. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-1-february-2024#rowley-expects-more-cases-for-exceptional-circumstances-under-revised-nppf
                          5. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-1-february-2024#government-approach-to-mmc-in-'disarray'
                          6. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-1-february-2024#news-round-up
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                                    The Planning Portal is delivered by PortalPlanQuest Limited which is a joint venture between TerraQuest Solutions Limited and the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC). All content © 2024 Planning Portal.