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Development Land

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Environment – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th July 1974.

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Photo of Mr Anthony Crosland Mr Anthony Crosland , Grimsby 12:00 am, 24th July 1974

Landowners have made a speculative killing in recent years which has jeopardised good planning and greatly increased inequality and appropriated to themselves a rise in development values due to the actions of the community. We shall make this a major part of our election policy.