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Appeal: Noise from ultrasound scanners ruled ‘extremely limited’

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An inspector has deleted a condition limiting the opening hours of a pregnancy ultrasound clinic in Alton, Hampshire, noting that the noise impact on neighbours from the scanning equipment was ‘extremely limited’.

LOCATIONAltonAUTHORITYEast Hampshire District CouncilINSPECTORAndrew BremfordPROCEDUREWritten submissionsDECISIONAllowedREFERENCEAPP/M1710/W/19/3239859The appeal concerned Hey Baby, a pregnancy ultrasound clinic in Alton, east Hampshire. The clinic is one of several businesses, including two restaurants, operating from within one mixed-use building in Alton town centre. It was approved by........
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