• Landowner with links back to Sir Francis Drake holds exclusive shoots on his land
  • But leading doctor who lives next door says the events create far too much noise
  • The pair are locked in a court dispute over a proposed noise abatement order 

The owner of one of Britain’s most prestigious shooting estates has been hauled into court after his millionaire neighbour complained the live shoots were ‘too noisy’.

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Aristocrat William Tyrwhitt-Drake – who has family links to Sir Francis Drake – is said to have disturbed the ‘tranquil’ South Downs for six months with his hugely popular game and clay shooting events.

The 76-year-old nobleman is fighting a noise abatement order brought by his neighbour, University of Cambridge educated pharmaceutical executive Dr Charles Gillies O’Bryan-Tear.

Source: Mail Online.

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