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Mar 4, 2015

Visual Impact provision project

Stakeholder Drop in Session at Pewsey Heritage Centre

A section of electricity transmission line near Pewsey in the North Wessex Downs AONB has been shortlisted as part of the  National Grid's Visual Impact Provision Project.

The project is making use of a £500 million allowance to reduce the visual impact of existing electricity transmission lines in protected landscapes .

Yesterday local residents and representatives from councils and local groups attended a drop in event at the Pewsey Heritage Museum to find out more about the project and to share their views with the project team from National Grid.

Learn more about the project here