Castleford incinerator plans rejected by planning bosses

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Plans for a waste incinerator in Castleford have been rejected by council chiefs.

Members of Wakefield Council’s planning committee refused planning permission on the ground that it would not “serve an identified need.”

But campaigners feat the applicant, Clean Power Properties, will now appeal the decision to the Planning Inspectorate.

See next week’s Express for the full story.