Hundreds of jobs will be created at a new £300m waste burning facility at Ferrybridge power station. Most of the jobs will come during the construction process, while 50 full-time jobs will be needed when the plant is fully operational in 3 years time. On site preparation is already underway.
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A very windy spell Saturday evening, and remaining gusty into Sunday. Colder air by the end of the weekend - sunshine & wintry showers.
Clouding up. Rain moving east after dark. Very windy tonight.
The Government scheme would benefit those aged under 40 but will only run for five years.