Gloucestershire County Council’s proposals to build a £500 million incinerator at Javelin Park near Haresfield is one of the most significant and controversial issues affecting the district. Reporter Chris Warne has written several in depth articles on the plans.
9:39am Friday 1st February 2013
9:28am Friday 1st February 2013
BUILDING a mass burn incinerator at Javelin Park near Haresfield would damage the Cotswold AONB and set a dangerous precedent for future development in the area, according to the Cheltenham MP Martin Horwood.
11:50am Wednesday 30th January 2013
TODAY the Stroud News & Journal joins the campaign calling on the secretary of state Eric Pickles to intervene and appoint a government inspector to determine the highly controversial £500 million Javelin Park planning application.
12:07pm Wednesday 30th January 2013
11:00am Wednesday 28th November 2012
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1:00pm Saturday 24th November 2012
1:58pm Tuesday 18th September 2012
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9:21am Wednesday 22nd August 2012
Gloucestershire County Council’s proposals to build a £500 million incinerator at Javelin Park in Haresfield have led to a groundswell of resistance, with residents, opposition groups and local authorities all lining up to object to the plans. Every party to the debate accepts that household waste cannot continue to be landfilled, yet there is fierce disagreement about which methods and technologies should be used to dispose of the county’s rubbish.