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Private developer builds affordable homes in Tolpuddle

The number of new affordable homes being built across the south is falling - despite a growth in the demand for new properties.

Housing associations say cuts to government grants mean they have less money to build.

In what is thought to be one of the first schemes of its kind, a private developer in Dorset has now stepped in to help make up the shortfall.

  • 23 Jan 2013