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Fight over homes bid.

TORY Parliamentary candidates Marcus Jones Marcus Jones (born August 15, 1973, in Jacksonville, North Carolina) is a former defensive tackle who played his entire 6-year NFL career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Jones was drafted by the Bucs in the 1st round of the 1996 NFL Draft out of the University of North Carolina.  and Dan Byles have stepped up their fight against a proposal to build thousands of houses in Nuneaton and Bedworth Nuneaton and Bedworth (nənē`tən), district (1991 pop. 115,300), Warwickshire, central England. The district primarily comprises the city of Nuneaton and the town of Bedworth. The district's growth was based on coal mining. .

The Government's controversial Regional Spatial Strategy has come under fire locally after it was revealed that up to 15,000 houses will be imposed on the borough, via the unelected Regional Assembly, with green belt land also earmarked as a spill-over from Coventry.

"It is obvious that local people don't want these housing targets imposed on their area by the Labour government's unelected regional quango," said Mr Jones.
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Publication:Coventry Evening Telegraph (England)
Date:Nov 13, 2009
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