Gary Neville and Mars scrap wind turbine plans despite council's green light

Jessica Shankleman
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Football legend and Mars Petcare separately bow to pressure and shelve wind turbine plans

One is a sporting legend and the other is a purveyor of pet food, but Gary Neville and Mars Petcare have something in common, they have both decided to scrap plans for onsite wind turbines, despite getting...

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