Newbury and Thatcham Chronicle - Chieveley says 'no' to incinerator

25 January 2012

Chieveley says 'no' to incinerator

PARISH councillors are urging planning chiefs to reject controversial plans for a waste incinerator on their doorstep.

Around 200 neighbours and campaigners met on Tuesday night [24] to help shape Chieveley Parish Council's case for persuading West Berkshire Council to reject the blueprint when it goes before them.

Grundon's unpopular proposals for an incinerator complex comprising one 45m (146ft) building and two measuring 21m (69ft), with two 75m (246ft) high chimneys at Old Kiln Quarry in Chieveley were submitted to the district council last month.

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