Residents receive wind turbine apology

Wind turbine at Oughterside Credit: ITV Border

Residents in Oughterside near Aspatria have received an apology from Allerdale Council after a wind turbine was put up close to their homes.

Nineteen objections to its location were ignored during the planning process. Chief Executive Ian Frost has apologised for faults made during the planning process. A public apology will be read out at a meeting of the Development Panel in Workington today.