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Campaigners hail 'victory for local democracy' as Wisley Airfield homes appeal is rejected

The planning inspector decided harm to the green belt and lack of suitable infrastructure outweighed the provision of new homes. Councillor Susan Parker, of the Guildford Greenbelt Group, echoed this point, saying: "This is a triumph for local people against offshore developers seeking to destroy our countryside. The grounds for refusal will apply to almost all green belt sites allocated for development in Guildford's Local Plan".