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Pop-up camping: planning permission

Follow-on from an earlier post where I attempted to kick-off a new Pop-up camping movement after one of Ivan and my planning sessions at the Five Ways Deli (where we spookily we keep turning up with similar t-shirts), I thought I’d better look into some of the issues. So I had a long chat with Paul Ackers at Natural England, the government’s advisors on the natural environment. I have to say that my head is spinning because setting up campsites, temporary or otherwise, is by no means uncomplicated.

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