Another row is brewing over plans for solar farms in our region.
Parish councils in north Essex say they fear more than 150 acres of farm land in neighbouring villages could be lost, if a number of separate proposals go ahead.
They're urging planners to look at the cumulative effect on rural communities like theirs before approving individual applications.
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Showers easing with clear spells overnight. Strong winds easing.
Sunday forecast: Heavy rain is expected for a time with gusty winds, then clearing during the afternoon.
March in the Anglia region has been much drier and sunnier than normal although temperatures have been around average.