Next time you are told by someone that Britain (as a nation / country / geographical entity) is full-up, that we have no more room left, please ask them to ponder this fact – The proportion of England’s landscape which is actually built upon (roads, houses, factories, shopping centres, schools etc) is a mere 2.27%, and that the vast majority of us (80%) live within this space. You can get all the salient facts from a 2012 article by Mark Easton on the BBC News…Continue Reading “The Grand Myth Of Urban Britain”