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Yurts popping up in area of outstanding natural beauty without planning permission, conservation group claims

Richard Youle, local democracy reporter Yurts and shepherd’s huts are springing up in Gower without planning permission, it has been claimed. Gordon Howe said conservation group the Gower Society, which he represents, could only pick up a “smattering” of them when it conducted fly-overs of the area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) twice a year. […]