Nun's plans for seven metre cross

A nun from Lincolnshire has submitted plans to build a seven metre-high cross in her back garden. Sister Mary Michael from North Hykeham hopes it will be "a symbol of hope" for the county.

7m cross plans submitted by nun

Sister Mary Michael Credit: ITV Yorkshire

A nun from Lincolnshire has submitted plans for a 7 metre high crossin her back garden. The white and blue structure would be illuminatedand made of metal. Sister Mary Michael wants it to be a symbol of hopefor the county.

Sister Mary first hit the news in 2006 when she held a prayer vigiloutside the premiere of The Da Vinci Code at the Cannes Film Festival.Her latest plan is already causing further controversy with someneighbours objecting.

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