UPDATE: No inquiry for Allerton Park incinerator

23/10/12    Protestors young and old  gather outside Allerton Park quarry  near Knaresborough as North Yorkshire County Councillors were attending for a site visit, with the Brown siblings l to r  Polly 10 Isabel 11 and Ben 8 protesting in the foreground.

23/10/12 Protestors young and old gather outside Allerton Park quarry near Knaresborough as North Yorkshire County Councillors were attending for a site visit, with the Brown siblings l to r Polly 10 Isabel 11 and Ben 8 protesting in the foreground.

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The controversial plans for a waste incinerator at Allerton Park look set to go ahead after it was announced the scheme will not face a public inquiry.

The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government will not call the case for an independent planning inquiry, a North Yorkshire County Council spokesman has confirmed.

The news has been met with anger from campaigners against the scheme.

 

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