Category Archives: Campaign Updates

Here we go again! Another round of rushed consultation

If you have already put in an objection to the original planning application for the incinerator at Allerton Park, you will probably have received a letter or email from NYCC notifying you that Amey Cespa have submitted further documentation in … Continue reading

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Objections to AmeyCespa supplementary material

Your Reference: NY/2011/0328/ENV AmeyCespa have recently submitted a vast amount of supplementary material yet we understand that the ‘consultation’ period on this new material ends on the 3rd August. This gives people just 21 days to respond, part of which … Continue reading

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February Newsletter

I am delighted to tell you that Harrogate Borough Council’s planning committee today (Tuesday 14 February 2012) decided to ‘strongly oppose’ plans to build the incinerator at Allerton Park. This does not mean the campaign is won, but it is … Continue reading

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December Newsletter

Please Object before December 16th NYCC have extended the period for making objections to December 16th. Please register your objection to the incinerator before then. There are some sample letters and key points on the website here but PLEASE note … Continue reading

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November Newsletter

Public Meeting Stop the Allerton Incinerator – Whixley Village Hall Thursday 24th November 7.30 – 9.00pm Please come along to a presentation of the issues • Why we need to oppose the incinerator • How it will affect you • … Continue reading

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North Yorkshire County Council ‘must not decide incinerator application’ – Residents want independent planning inquiry

Residents of North Yorkshire have demanded that a planning application for a waste incinerator at Allerton Park submitted on the 1st of September should be determined at a public inquiry. The £1.4bn project is a 25 year contract to dispose … Continue reading

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August Newsletter

Important – Minerals and Waste Development Framework Consultation Please, please complete the consultation document. It’s important that your decision makers know what you think (along with the other 10,000 people who signed our petitions). NYCC is currently undertaking a consultation … Continue reading

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March Newsletter

We’ve not been in touch as we’ve been waiting for NYCC to issue details of their planned spending cuts – disclosed w/c 14th February 2011. As we consider that the council’s proposals to spend £1.4 billion over the life of … Continue reading

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How they voted.

These people voted against the incinerator Barrett Philip South Craven Independent Batt John Knaresborough Conservative Blackie John Upper Dales Independent Chatt William Woodlands Independent Clark John Pickering Liberal De Courcey – Bailey Margaret Harrogate Starbeck LibDem English Polly Skipton West … Continue reading

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Anti-Incinerator petition gathers momentum

The NYWAG (North Yorkshire Waste Action Group) petition which is being handed in to Downing Street today is gathering momentum. Since the petition, which totals over 9,000 signatures from North Yorkshire voters opposed to the £1.2bn NYCC waste incineration plan, … Continue reading

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