Support letters for Hill Rig Windfarm Hill Rig site (Pic by Jim Clare) Hill Rig site (Pic by Jim Clare)
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DESPITE fierce opposition from local residents to the proposed Hill Rig Windfarm, the vast majority of mail sent to South Lanarkshire Council on the controversial plan has supported it.

As the Gazette went to press, 186 letters out of 218 received by the local authority had backed Community Windpower’s bid to build up to eight turbines in Kilncadzow.

Just 32 letters opposed it.

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