February 8, 2024 12.00 pm

Locals rejoice as controversial 48MW Holbeach solar farm gets rejected

Campaigners hope that a ‘precedent has been set’ for future applications

By Local Democracy Reporter

Campaigners from Holbeach celebrated as South Holland District Council turned down a controversial proposal for a 48MW solar farm.

The public gallery erupted in loud applause after the decision was announced at Wednesday’s Planning Committee meeting, with locals saying that a “precedent has been set” for future applications.

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