approaches for feedback on Pilrow wind farm proposals
have just a few days left to lodge their views on controversial
plans for a wind farm on the outskirts of Burnham-On-Sea.
firm Broadview wants to construct four 130-metre tall wind turbines
- each as tall as Brent Knoll - on land at Pilrow Farm, south
deadline for online objections to the Pilrow Wind Farm is approaching,
with Sedgemoor District Council's planning website accepting comments
up until 23rd August.
residents will also be able to submit their comments in writing
right up until the morning that the council's Development Control
Committee makes its decision on the planning application.
Maund, NoPilrow spokesman, said: "There would appear to be
many comments relating to this planning application still in the
pipeline and not yet displayed on the website since many people
have reported sending in their comments weeks ago."
wife and I posted our personal comments on 30th July, and received
confirmation that they had been received on 1st August. However,
two weeks later, we have yet to see them on the planning website."
people to whom I have spoken have reported a similar experience.
We are in no doubt whatsoever that there are a large number of
objections to the Pilrow Wind Farm in the pipeline."
concluded: "We urge everyone to object now before it's too
late! Do not rely on your neighbours or friends to object, as
every voice in every household counts."