Stephenson Halliday undertook the planning work and collated the Environmental Statement for Phase 1 of the Withernwick Wind Farm which comprised 9no. 110m turbines.  We later provided expert planning witness services to our client at the public inquiry which saw the scheme approved.  The key issues examined at the inquiry were the landscape and visual […]

Aberdeenshire Council refused to grant permission for a four wind turbine scheme at this site near Stonehaven. Hugh Gordon decided to appeal against this decision which was founded on aviation issues. Stephenson Halliday was appointed to assist with the appeal through the preparation of planning evidence. A comprehensive precognition was prepared encompassing all aspects of […]

Stephenson Halliday prepared the planning application for a single wind turbine on land close to (and which was designed to help power) the Wax Lyrical Candle Factory at Lindal. It was a considerable disappointment when the proposal was refused permission, in December 2012. We, consequently, advised our client to appeal through the written representations procedure […]