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Plans to demolish a former community hub in Beer so social housing can be built on the plot have been shelved – after bats were found living there. Proposals to knock down Beer Social Club, in Berry Hill, were submitted in July after the venue shut last year. Beer Community Land Trust stated in its application it wanted to use the land for up to seven new dwellings as part of a social housing development for the village. It said the ‘run-down’ premises had ‘deteriorated significantly’ over the years and was of no architectural merit. However, the trust informed East…