All 2 results for mark pawsey speaker:Grant Shapps

[Mr George Howarth in the Chair] (19 Apr 2012)

Grant Shapps: ...viability of an area, it simply fails and 10, 20 and 30 years later we are left in the same mess that we were in initially. There can be no finer illustration of that point than the housing market renewal programme. As I listened to some of the contributions from across the Chamber, my blood was starting to boil. The description of the housing market renewal programme that I heard this...

Property Market (25 Jan 2011)

Grant Shapps: ...about the '80s and '90s. This year, no more than 2,000 people nationwide are likely to exercise their right to buy. The issue is not the right to buy, but the pathfinder schemes-the housing market renewal that destroyed homes and neighbourhoods. It was partly responsible for our ending up with fewer homes than we started with after 17 years. I want now to make some progress and to answer...

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