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Beerly Beloved

Kathryn Quinn

Stuffy town hall officials have ruled a beer tent converted into a church stout of order - and ordered worshippers to take it down.

The tent - pitched by farmer Stan Bromberg, 60, on his land in Szczecin, Poland - was set up to save villagers a five mile trek to the nearest conventional church.

But council planners have ordered him to flatten it because he has no official permission for the structure.

"If it stays up all the time, it's a building not a tent and he needs planning consent," said a spokesman.

Priest Father Piotr Lesniak added: "It is a very generous gesture but a petty response from the council.

"We will do everything in our power to keep this church alive."




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