Government 'to quash' Shapps' demolition grant decisions

The government is reported to be preparing to formally revoke former housing minister Grant Shapps' decision to grant councils in housing market renewal (HMR) areas a share of funding that would enable the demolition of around 5,000 homes.

by Susanna Millar

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