Councillors have unanimously rejected plans for a hugely controversial waste incinerator near Gloucester.
More than 100 people packed a planning meeting today which lasted 11 hours.
Protesters claimed the £500m facility at Javelin Park at Haresfield would have been bigger than Gloucester Cathedral.
Protestors have gathered outside Shire Hall in Gloucestershire to try and stop the signing of a controversial incinerator contract
Ken Goodwin looks at the background to the row over a proposed waste incinerator in Gloucestershire.