Norfolk's Burning Issue

Great Blakenham Incinerator

Criticism of decision-making over deal to burn Norfolk’s waste in Suffolk

The decision-making behind a deal which will see a share of Norfolk’s rubbish burned in an incinerator in Suffolk has come under fire.

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Great Blakenham Incinerator

Deal signed to burn Norfolk waste at new Suffolk incinerator

Thousands of tonnes of waste from Norfolk is to be burned at a new incinerator in Suffolk it has been confirmed.

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Nico Dobben, headteacher of the Thetford Alternative Provision Free School, with Elizabeth Truss MP

BLOG: Big step up for Norfolk MP Liz Truss

The irony of the MP who saw off the so-called Turnip Taliban getting the top agriculture job has not been lost on Westminster.

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The proposed incinerator site at Saddlebow. Picture: Ian Burt.

Wrangle over Norfolk incinerator compensation bill continues

The first £11.8m of the bill for scrapping the King’s Lynn incinerator has been paid, but the full cost to the Norfolk taxpayer is still not set in stone.

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The site at Saddlebow, where the incinerator was due to be built. Picture: Ian Burt.

New correspondence reveals “risks” of Norfolk incinerator project

Newly-released documents have revealed how government officials feared Norfolk County Council officers were “overly optimistic” over the timetable for the aborted King’s Lynn incinerator securing planning permission.

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