TITLE

Compensation rate secured

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/17/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 20, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that farmers and land owners affected by National Grid's plans to lay a new gas pipeline across the West Midlands, England will now receive compensation as of November 2006. The new pipeline will run from Honeybourne through Wormington to Sapperton, with construction due to start in Spring 2008. Property consultant Carver Knowles presented evidence to secure a better rate for the compensation. However, it is said that no farmer welcomes the project.
ACCESSION #
23347760

 

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