250 villagers attend heated debate on EDF's wind farm proposals
was standing room only in East Huntspill Village Hall on Monday
evening (February 13th) when more than 250 residents got the chance
to tackle EDF and council bosses on controversial wind farm proposals.
residents converged on the hall to air their views about two major
wind farm applications near East Huntspill.
meeting - which saw heated debate at times - was overseen by Brent
Knoll district councillor Bob Filmer, pictured, who is chairman
of Sedgemoor's Development Control Committee that will ultimately
decide whether the schemes go ahead.
team was on hand to answer a raft of questions covering concerns
on the environment, noise, traffic and compensation.
second, separate meeting will take place at Balliol Hall in West
Huntspill on Thursday evening to discuss Ecotricitys plan.