This video from Greenpeace shows Conservative MP, and leader of the anti-wind turbine brigade, Chris Heaton-Harris telling an undercover journalist that he hadn’t “seen any half decent research” on the negative effects of turbines on birds. Heaton-Harris goes on to tell Greenpeace two weeks later that, erm, “there are international studies pointing at this“. Perhaps […]

A foaming-at-the-mouth campaign against wind farms by Tory MP Chris Heaton-Harris saw him tipped for a ministerial job by The Telegraph yesterday. On the basis of his questions in parliament, however, this does not augur well for the intellectual calibre of those to be drafted into government by David Cameron. In a written question to the coalition’s DCLG team, Heaton-Harris […]