‘Windfarm has ruined my family’s life’

Same story, different country. This abuse of innocent rural people has to stop! #StopTheWindScam

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Yet another distressed family has come forward to describe how a wind farm in Co. Wicklow has ‘ruined’ their lives.

Richard Hobson and his partner have two special needs children who are sensitive to noise and light. The family moved to County Wicklow for the ‘space and tranquility’ it offered and so that the children could be play outside in peaceful surroundings, as is a child’s right.

Due to the noise of the newly constructed wind turbines at Ballycumber Wind Farm the children can no longer play outside.

Elaine says:

“But after being out there for a while and being exposed to the noise, between 30 and 45 decibels, they get very stressed and upset. A lot of the time now I bring them elsewhere to play. It breaks my heart as we moved here to have space. We used to live in a housing estate in the city but…

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