One of the protesters leading the fight against National Grid's plans for a new network of pylons carrying electricity from Hinckley Point to Avonmouth says technology exists to bury the cables underground.
Paul Hipwell told the West Country Tonight that "undergrounding" is common in Europe.
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A fraudster from Cirencester has today been found guilty of posing as a barrister to dupe unsuspecting victims out of money.
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