18/4/07 – Noise from Redlands
Cllr Glenn Smith
I have spoken to couple of residents recently who have stated they believe noise from Redlands planes over Covingham. Therefore I wrote to Redlands to see if anything had changed and they have replied with the information which I have put below.
It would seem the wind is the main reason and that this should be a short-lived issue.
“Certain things have changed, namely the weather! We started jumping after a winter break at the beginning of February and have had weeks of rain, water logged runways and strong winds since then with hardly any jumping due to this incl< ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 />
The last three weeks has seen the wind coming from a north/north easterly direction (which is unusual) and so any sound is carried in a west/southwest direction towards