Berkshire Polo Club plans to double capacity at Royal County events despite residents' fears over noise

PLANS to double the capacity of a polo club in Winkfield have been met with anger by residents.

The Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club wants to increase the permitted number of people to 9,999 – up from its current allowance of 5,000.

But a group of residents are not happy about the plans, with objection letters sent to the council outlining their worries.

One resident claimed the capacity increase would lead to a “significant increase” in...
source: Windsor Observer

2019-06-17 12:23
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