REPORT: Waste incinerator plans blocked

Campaigners are celebrating and council leaders are furious after the Government appeared to block funding for a controversial waste incinerator in North Yorkshire. The future of the multi-million pound plant at Allerton Park is now in doubt in a row over private finance. Lisa Adlam reports.

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Government "U-turn" over incinerator

North Yorkshire County Council has reacted with dismay to what it describes as a Government U-turn over the funding of a new waste recovery plant for the county.