Stephenson Halliday undertook the landscape and visual impact assessment for this application, recently approved at appeal. Key issues in the appeal were the landscape and visual effects of the turbine. The Inspector noted: “The proposed turbine would inevitably have an effect on the character of the landscape. However it would not significantly detract from the […]

We are pleased to report that Furness Wind Farm has been consented at appeal. An application for five 99.5m turbines was submitted to both South Lakeland District Council (SLDC) and Barrow Borough Council (BCC);  two local authorities which the site straddles. The scheme was subsequently approved by BCC and refused by SLDC resulting in a  […]

Stephenson Halliday is delighted to report that the proposal for a 61m wind turbine adjacent to the Wax Lyrical Candle Factory at Lindal in Furness has been approved. The staff at Stephenson Halliday prepared and submitted the planning application to South Lakeland District Council in July 2012. The Council refused planning permission in December 2012 […]