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People getting sick from IPUs
Updates

Open Letter: Intensive Poultry Units Pose Serious Public Health Risk

Open Letter to the UK Government, National Assembly for Wales, Public Health Wales, DEFRA, NHS, bodies and officials, councils and the media. Are intensive poultry units (IPUs) the next public health scandal and how long can the government and councils underestimate the threat of ammonia from IPUs as it becomes the next silent killer?

Llanerchydol Hall
Updates

CADW Objects

CADW have submitted a formal objection on the Powys County Council planning website. Their assessment surmised that they have significant concerns about the likely adverse impact on Llanerchydol Park and Garden. They also stated that the application (from Roger Parry & Partners) is inadequately documented and that they should submit additional information.

Llanerchydol Hall
Updates

Welsh Historic Gardens Trust Objects

The Welsh Historic Gardens Trust (WHGT) has formally submitted a letter of objection to the Frochas Farm IPU citing the potential impact of the IPU on Llanerchydol Hall, Grade II* Listed property and its historic gardens and parkland.

Compassion in World Farming
Updates

Compassion in World Farming Urges People to Object

In addition to formally objecting to the intensive poultry unit at Frochas Farm on the Powys County Council planning application website (full objection letter can be read here), Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) have circulated a mass mailer to its subscribers urging them to object to this factory.

Updates

Welshpool Town Hall Meeting Update

We’ve now had confirmation from Welshpool Town Council about the format of the Town Hall Meeting scheduled for July 24, 2019, at 6pm specifically called for the Frochas Farm IPU planning application.   This meeting will be a very important meeting and the council encourages everyone to attend.