Quiet-List 1997

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Re: Action against noise

A snippet from The Globe and Mail (Toronto), Sept. 21/97

England: A 65-year-old woman, fed up with the noise from the bells of St.
Swithin's in Compton Basset, Wiltshire, broke down the heavy oak door of
the 12th-century church and cut the bell ropes with a hacksaw.  Then she
called every member of the church council to tell them what she had done.
She also called the police to come and arrest her.

She was fined.

Kathleen Hamilton
Victoria, BC, Canada

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