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Grant Shapps on government releasing land for new homes

Campbell Robb from Shelter claims UK house building is at record low-levels as Housing Minister Grant Shapps announced thousands of acres of public sector land will be sold to house builders.

Every Whitehall department with a landbank is to publish plans on how it will release land to builders.

The minister and shadow environment secretary Mary Creagh are questioned on house building figures of the coalition and Labour governments.

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