Hundreds more farmers face the emotional and financial upheaval of compulsory purchase orders, as the government pushes through more schemes. We talk to some of those affected.  Compulsory purchase gives the right to take someone’s property against their will. It is one of the most powerful rights to give one person over another, believes CLA chief surveyor Andrew Shirley. “It is damaging beyond the cold calculations of a numerical compensation value,” he says See also: Changes to compulsory purchase and what it […]