Tags Archives: Wind turbines

Another application for a turbine at Drigg Holmbrook, Cumbria

An application has been put in for a 45.5 metre wind turbine on the land at Drigg Moorhouse farm, Drigg Holmrook Cumbria. Mr Shepherd had previously applied for a 80 metre turbine which was refused by both the Copeland Planning Department and The Planning Inspectorate on the grounds that Cumbria Landscape Guidance and Tool Kit [...]

Council Leader’s call to stop wind turbines stealing the soul of Cumbria reported in The Telegraph

Cumbria County Council Leader is once again putting his head above the parapet and describing the coalition government’s localism initiative as a cruel joke as he sees the soul of Cumbria being destroyed as the landscape reaches saturation point from wind turbines. Mr Martin has tried getting a response from Ministers since the previous government [...]