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Radical New Planning proposals

The Government have published a White Paper ‘Planning for the Future’ which proposes radical changes to the current planning system. If introduced these changes would be the most significant changes in the last 50 years! The proposals build on amendments … Continue reading

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Redundant Wind Farm –An Environmental Eyesore!

The Wind Farm at Laneast (Nr Launceston) has not been operation for some time and as you can see below some turbines have no blades and others no longer move!This is an environmental eyesore and potential hazard. When Planning Applications … Continue reading

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Return of the Wind Turbines – New Threat!

Mabrake and others have successfully lobbied to stop the installation of new On-Shore Wind Turbines. However a new threat is growing. Powerful energy companies and investment  groups are pressing the government and opposition parties to allow many new Turbines to … Continue reading

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AONB Boundary consultation – MABRAKE leaflet

Some of you will have received a leaflet asking you to respond to a Tamar Valley AONB consultation document concerning possible changes to the current AONB boundaries. We have been asked to make clear that this leaflet is from MABRAKE and not … Continue reading

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AONB extension – we need your help

As we outlined in our post of April 2018 Mabrake have proposed an extension to the Tamar Valley AONB to give our area more protection against inappropriate development. This extension would apply to the area between Lifton, Lydford and Lamerton … Continue reading

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