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Portacabin Plans Return

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Jun 26 2006 19:15

A new application for temporary buildings has been submitted to Westminster Council, this time avoiding the Queen's Lawn.

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Jun 27 2006 17:41

The sites are prioritised with the area by Skempton the lowest priority, Portakabins on the hardstanding next to Roderic Hill and ACE will be used first, provided permission is granted, and then the Skempton site will be taken up if needed although it is possible that it may not be necessary.

Congratulations should go to all who so vocally objected to the original application. The planning officer commented that he had received "hundreds of objections" to the original plans from students and more than 150 people seconding a paper to Union Council formally opposing the development made it abundantly clear to College that the Queen's Lawn was highly valued by students. Now if only it could be re-turfed...

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