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Sunak Pledges to Block Green Belt Development as UK Leader

  • Planning policy to focus on building on brownfield land: Sunak
  • Sunak is in runoff with Liz Truss to become prime minister
Rishi Sunak in London, U.K.

Rishi Sunak in London, U.K.

Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

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Rishi Sunak pledged to toughen planning restrictions on the green belt if he becomes UK prime minister, as he bids to win support in Conservative heartlands.