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March 30th, 2011GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

On 30 March 2011, the Conservative MP Fiona Bruce (Congleton) put the following question to the Prime Minister: A multinational is applying to build an incinerator the size of a football pitch some 500 metres from the small market town of Middlewich in my constituency. There is no need for this provision; it will involve [...]

March 18th, 2011GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

“WEST Norfolk Council saw one of the biggest public turnouts in its history last night (Thursday) as councillors considered the results of the local poll on the controversial waste incinerator proposed for Lynn… Borough councillors voted unanimously to deplore the county cabinet’s decision. They also condemned it as undemocratic for ignoring the wishes of local [...]

March 16th, 2011GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

On 22nd March, the decision on whether the Cabinet was right to go ahead with the incinerator, will be reviewed by the Cabinet Scrutiny Committee. If they find that the decision was wrong, they could delay or even reverse the Cabinet’s decision. Please contact the Committee members and let them know your views and concerns. [...]

March 16th, 2011GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

KLWIN is a peaceful and democratic group. We thank all our supporters for acting with such integrity and respect at past public gatherings and we ask them to continue to do so.

March 10th, 2011EventsKLWIN 0 Comments

A special Borough Council meeting has been arranged to discuss the results of the incinerator referendum. This meeting is open to the public and is being held in The Assembly Room, Town Hall, Saturday Market Place, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5DQ. Whether you want to attend the meeting or just turn-up outside, please come as [...]

March 8th, 2011GeneralKLWIN 2 Comments

The ruling cabinet on Norfolk County Council yesterday agreed to award the contract for an incinerator at Saddlebow in King’s Lynn to Anglo-US company Cory Wheelabrator. (Published in the EDP24) But, coming just days after a poll carried out by West Norfolk and King’s Lynn Borough Council saw the proposals overwhelmingly opposed, one Norfolk MP [...]

March 1st, 2011GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

West Norfolk says “NO” to incineration in referendum landslide The eagerly awaited result of the incinerator poll was released today by the Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk. The votes were cast as follows: Yes: 5,173 (7.32% of the valid vote) No: 65,516 (92.68% of the valid vote) Spoilt papers: 74 The total [...]

February 11th, 2011Press CoverageKLWIN 0 Comments

“Local doctors sign up against incinerator”, reports Jon Buss in the Lynn News “THESE are the doctors who have signed-up to oppose the building of a waste incinerator at Lynn. Doctors who signed the petition were: Dr P Devulaealli, Dr M Funnell, Dr R Gawens, Dr E Kumar, Dr N Patel, Dr G Allen, Dr [...]

January 19th, 2011GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

“Joy at victory in battle to halt incinerator plans as councils end WRG contract. TIRELESS campaigners are celebrating after succeeding in a five-year battle to have plans for an incinerator scrapped. Hull City and East Riding councils have come to an agreement with Waste Recycling Group (WRG) to terminate the contract between them in 2013 [...]

January 17th, 2011GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

“Local health and environmental officials are pressing Attorney General Martha Coakley to release details of a secret investigation of Wheelabrator Saugus, the municipal waste incinerator that burns trash from 15 area cities and towns. Members of the Saugus Board of Health sent a letter to Coakley last week asking her to release information about alleged [...]

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