'We welcome Homes England’s involvement in seeking to bring forward and unlock these stalled sites.'
The plans will be referred to the communities secretary, which is standard practice for a development of this size and scale.
We all have an instrumental role not simply to inform but to engage so we create genuine economic and social prosperity, writes Professor Kiran Trehan of the University of York.
The report argues policymakers have failed to recognise the value of community power, partly because they are unable to measure its impact.
He will join Vistry’s regional office based in Warrington.