Plans for an incinerator at Rainworth recommended for refusal

THE Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Eric Pickles has recommended that an application by waste management firm Veolia to build an incinerator on land at the former Rufford Colliery, Rainworth.

Chief Executive at Nottinghamshire County Council Mick Burrows said: “We now have a decision from the Secretary of State and it brings this long standing issue to a conclusion.

“We will now work to find alternative sustainable waste management solutions for the people of Nottinghamshire.”

For a full report, see next week’s Chad which is out on 1st June.