John Cleese backs protest group

PUBLISHED: 07:10 18 May 2006 | UPDATED: 09:18 24 May 2010

A FAMOUS face from the world of comedy has sent his support to an anti-wind farm group. John Cleese, whose mother used to live in Brent Knoll, has been in contact with kNOll To Wind Farm. The group said Mr Cleese wrote: I'm very sorry to hear about the p

A FAMOUS face from the world of comedy has sent his support to an anti-wind farm group.John Cleese, whose mother used to live in Brent Knoll, has been in contact with kNOll To Wind Farm.The group said Mr Cleese wrote: "I'm very sorry to hear about the proposed wind turbines. Surely they should put a massive eyesore like this somewhere ugly and not somewhere beautiful."Protest group kNOll To Wind Farm was set up shortly after green firm Ecotricity announced plans for a wind farm at Inner Farm, between Burnham and Brent Knoll.

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