QUOTES OF THE MONTH
DOGS & STARS
(from the only land-locked National Park in Wales)
"Think of development control as being a giant oil tanker
transporting its way across the ocean. It is a resource in
great demand. It carries a lot of weight (in our case public
expectation and responsibility rather than oil !) and it takes
a long time to turn around when it's facing the wrong way !
Hopefully we've turned a corner but there 's still plenty of
open sea ahead of us to get across".
From "A Fresh Look at Planning." News Letter called " Update"
Published by the Brecon Beacons National Park Authority. Nov 2004.
Concerning the Assembly sand and gravel diktat for the Usk Valley .
"The Minister for Economic Development and Transport, Andrew Davies is
playing Monopoly with aggregate quotas"
Kirsty Williams AM publshed in the Brecon and Radnor Express. Dec. 2004