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Turbines Here?
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- Noise is a big problem

The latest generation of wind turbines is widely acknowledged to generate significant levels of noise.

This will be especially intrusive for anyone within 2kms (a mile and a quarter) of any one of the 35 turbines.

The effects on health are recognised abroad but, sadly, the current planning guidelines are based on outdated information.

Developers often refer to the noise of wind turbines being “drowned out” by background noise.

How much background noise is there at night?

Detailed and up-to-date experience from Holland shows just how serious the noise issue is,

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- Menace

This menace will particularly worry residents of:

North Charlton    Brownieside

South Charlton    Tynely

Charlton Mires    Shipley Hill

East Ditchburn    Wandylaw

West Ditchburn    Rayheugh.

Homes at Haughterslaw, Rosebrough, East Linkhall, West Linkhall, Brockley Hall, Charlton Hall, Rock, Brockdam, Quarry House, Hagdon and Commonflat would also be blighted.