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Newspapers

‘Fear wind farm plan could become latest example of ‘democratic deficit”
Galloway Gazette, September 2 2021
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‘Windfarm appeal row’
Galloway News, September 2021
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‘Outrage as SNP ministers step in to judge new windfarm applications’
The Herald, August 22 2021
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‘Stroke of a pen that’s killing local democracy’
The Mail, August 23 2021
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‘Locals say ‘No’ to 209 wind farms – only to be overruled by SNP.’
Mail on Sunday, July 18 2021
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‘Yes, we need to be green.  But that can never come at the cost of Scotland’s precious countryside.’
Mail on Sunday, July 4 2021
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‘Scotland’s heritage at risk from spread of wind farms – experts’
Mail on Sunday, May 30 2021
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‘MoD under attack from wind farms, say campaigners’
Sunday Times, May 30 2021
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‘Rural Scots told to brace over plans for dozens of wind farms’
Daily Telegraph, May 27, 2021
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‘Pressure group urges people to object to plans for new Glenkens wind farm’
Daily Record, May 20, 2021
https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/local-news/pressure-group-urges-people-object-24140371

‘Talk of wind farms benefiting locals is just a lot of hot air’
The Times  – May 04, 2021
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‘Scots companies planning major renewables projects far outnumbered by European firms’
Herald on Sunday  – April 11, 2021
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‘SPR’s £250m for windfarms’
Stranraer Free Press – March 18, 2021
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‘Call for national wind farm plan with say for local residents’
The Scotsman – March 16, 2021
https://www.scotsman.com/news/environment/call-for-national-wind-farm-plan-with-say-for-local-residents-3166784
‘Campaigners appeal to politicians to stand up to windfarms in Holyrood manifestos’
Galloway Gazette – March 15, 2021
https://www.gallowaygazette.co.uk/business/campaigners-appeal-to-politicians-to-stand-up-to-windfarms-in-holyrood-manifestos-3166671
‘Row erupts over plans for taller windfarm turbines in the Glenkens’
Daily Record – March 10, 2021
https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/local-news/row-erupts-over-plans-taller-23601687
‘1,600 trees a DAY axed to pave the way for turbines’
Scottish Mail on Sunday – February 21, 2001
https://www.pressreader.com/uk/the-scottish-mail-on-sunday/20210221/282020445008533
‘Invasion of the 800ft Turbines’ – Special Report by Jonathan Brocklebank
Scottish Daily Mail– February 13, 2021
https://www.pressreader.com/uk/scottish-daily-mail/20210213/281779926825282
‘Soft touch Ministers wrecking landscape’
Daily Business – February 10, 2021
https://dailybusinessgroup.co.uk/2021/02/soft-touch-ministers-wrecking-landscape/

‘Scotland “almost saturated” with wind turbines’
Daily Mail – February 1, 2021
https://www.pressreader.com/uk/scottish-daily-mail/20210201/281797106670778

‘Campaign group at odds with industry body over windfarm backing in Perthshire’
The Courier – January 8, 2021
https://www.thecourier.co.uk/fp/news/local/perth-kinross/1845061/windfarm-pressure-group-sets-sights-on-heightening-scrutiny-in-perthshire/

‘Group starts fight for change on wind farms’
The Herald – December 28, 2020
https://www.pressreader.com/uk/the-herald-1130/20201228/281642487785669

‘Our beautiful hills and glens – industrialised by foreign profiteers’
Mail on Sunday – December 27, 2020
https://www.pressreader.com/uk/the-scottish-mail-on-sunday/20201227/282527251046854

‘Campaign group calls for consultation deadline to be extended on Glenkens windfarm proposals’
Galloway News – December 24, 2020
https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/local-news/campaign-group-calls-consultation-deadline-23211955

Broadcast

‘Campaign group launches’
ITV Border – December 3, 2020
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=3628200857239931