East Anglia ONE North Offshore Windfarm

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East Anglia ONE North Offshore Windfarm

Received 19 January 2020
From Carola Spence

Representation

Cummulative impact on local communities of up to 7 energy projects over 12 to 15 years. Use of unspoilt countryside at small village of Friston for substation complexes size of Wembley Stadium. Threat to wildlife and the important Sandlings Heath. Destruction of ancient woodland Local road network unsuitable for the high traffic levels and more HGVs Adverse impact on local tourism. Adverse impact on local businesses. Cable trenches and haul roads too close to residential homes. Increased traffic on roads, a danger to walkers, cyclists and residents. Permanent and temporary closure of footpaths, bridleways, byways and cycle paths Drastic change of local environment for population who have lived in the area, many for a lifetime