Rural change - Rural decline in the UK

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1st area of rural issue
Barrow Gurney, near Bristol airport
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What is the 1st issue at Bristol Airport?
Growth of Bristol has prompted the 10,000 cars a day to travel through the village on the way to the growing airport.
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Impact
This causes noise and air pollution
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What is the 2nd issue at Bristol Airport?
Bristol airport is due to expand into greenbelt
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Impact
Over 12m people a year due to arrive at the airport will put pressure on small country roads, additionally, this will increase the issue of illegal parking
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2nd area of rural issue
Kingswood, Gloucestershire
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What is the 1st issue in Kingswood?
Developers want to build 59 new houses on land near chestnut park, additionally, a second phase is thought to include around 200 houses
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Impact
Increase in traffic on already contested Kingwood highstreet will cause air and noise pollution
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What is the 2nd issue in Kingswood?
Many of the houses will be used as dormitory settlements
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Impact
Occupants of new housing will not support local business such as the Spar, streets of new housing will also be desolate in the daytime
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