Coryton Oil Refinery

The Government has decide not to provide financial assistance to the Coryton oil refinery in Essex.

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Oil refinery 'could have been saved'

The Coryton oil refinery could have been saved, if the administrators had been more transparent.

That's according to the MP for South Basildon and East Thurrock who was speaking at a special parliamentary debate on the plant's future.

Stephen Metcalfe said that the plant could have been sold to Russians - but the deal mysteriously collapsed.

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