vandals anger wind farm campaigners near Burnham-On-Sea
have angered members of a wind farm campaign group near Burnham-On-Sea
this week after tearing down their promotion signs.
of the 'No Huntspill Wind Farm' boards were damaged and torn down
from private properties along the A38 in West Huntspill on Tuesday.
feel this blatant act of vandilism to private properties was totally
uncalled for, especially as the wind farm inquiry has now been
closed and we are awaiting the Planning Inspector's decision,"
campaigner Julie Trott, pictured, told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
value of four boards destroyed is approximately £120 - money
that had been kindly donated by local people opposed to Ecotricity's
added: "If these people feel so strongly in favour of the
Ecotricity wind farm application then I would like to question
why they did not have the courage to attend the public inquiry
and voice their opinion as did the many members of the local community
who not only attended but stood up and spoke powerfully against
asked any members of the public who have information regarding
who is responsible to contact the 'No Huntspill Wind Farm' action
group via their website at www.huntspillwindfarms.org.uk to enable
it to be passed to the police.
Julie Trott and Nicky Sucksmith from the No Huntspill Wind Farm
group with one of the vandalised boards