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Court puts stay on order quashing permission for windfarm development Stay applies until An Bord Pleanála has decided the developer’s application for a substitute planning consent Source: Irish Times 6th May 2020. The Supreme Court has put a conditional stay on an order overturning permission for a wind farm development in Co Cork. The stay [...]

By |2020-05-18T22:12:37+01:00May 6th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Windfarm Noise

‘Keep quiet or face jail’, noisy nuisance neighbour warned

A Nuisance homeowner, who has been keeping her neighbours awake at night by slamming doors and windows and throwing objects against a wall, has been warned she faces a month in prison if the noise continues. Ewa Walsh claimed it was a draught that caused the doors to slam, and said the noises were "normal [...]

By |2019-02-01T15:08:52+00:00February 1st, 2019|News|Comments Off on ‘Keep quiet or face jail’, noisy nuisance neighbour warned

Family who replaced carpets in £2.6m Kensington flat…

Family who replaced carpets in £2.6m Kensington flat with wooden floors causing 'constant' noise for downstairs neighbour as children ran around must pay her £100,000 after losing appeal.   Sarah and Ahmed El Kerrami were sued by banker neighbour Sarvenaz Fouladi  Complainant said dish washing and children playing made 'intolerable' noise  Couple appealed after being [...]

By |2020-01-03T09:23:29+00:00December 27th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Family who replaced carpets in £2.6m Kensington flat…

Swiss church in court over noise

A Swiss church can once again ring its bells throughout the night after a federal court overturned a legal decision to limit them to hourly peals. The restriction was ordered in 2015 after a local couple complained about clangs between 22:00 and 07:00. The 250-year-old Protestant church in Wädenswil, near Zurich, agreed to stop ringing [...]

By |2020-02-19T01:44:39+00:00December 15th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Swiss church in court over noise

Families forced from homes due to wind farm noise win court case

A number of families in Co Cork who were forced to leave their homes because of noise from a nearby wind farm have won a significant case in the High Court this week.The families claim they have been severely impacted by noise since the wind farm began operating in 2011. This is the first action [...]

By |2018-10-30T14:17:27+00:00December 12th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Families forced from homes due to wind farm noise win court case