Saturday 20th July come and meet MMAG

MMAG Representatives will be available on Saturday 20th July to discuss your concerns regarding local developments. Visit us either outside the shops 11am – 1pm or at the Forest Centre 11am – 4pm for more information on the following: Hallams ‘Moreteyne Farm’– substantial housing and employment development (part) approved for land behind the Little Chef … More Saturday 20th July come and meet MMAG

Breaking News – IPC Approve Covanta Incinerator

Clearly everyone who fought the Covanta proposal will be deeply disappointed and angry to learn that despite overwhelming local and national opposition the IPC have imposed the monster incinerator on the Marston Vale. MMAG and others are studying the IPC decision: http://infrastructure.independent.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/111013_Rookery-Decision-and-Reasons.pdf MMAG initial response is that the IPC consent came with conditions which we … More Breaking News – IPC Approve Covanta Incinerator

Parish Council Elections

All 12 seats on the Marston Moreteyne Parish Council are up for election. If you interested in becoming a Candidate a Nomination Paper and Consent to Nomination document must be printed, completed and a hard copy delivered to the Counting Officer, Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Shefford, Bedfordshire SG17 5TQ by noon on April 4th … More Parish Council Elections

Public Notice of Demonstration

MMAG confirms demonstration and attendance of Nadine Dorries MP with Bedfordshire Police Alfred Hitchcock Chief Constable Bedfordshire Police, Woburn Road, Kempston, Bedfordshire, MK43 9AX Dear Sir, The Marston Moreteyne Action Group (MMAG) and our sister Group ‘Our Marston Vale’ plan to hold a public demonstration on February 4th from 10:30-11:15am outside the entrance to Rookery … More Public Notice of Demonstration

MMAG and ‘Our Marston Vale’ Demonstration 04/02/11

The IPC has announced the timetable for the review of Covanta’s proposals and also released a series of questions they wish to explore.IPC documents – Notice of Procedural Decision and Advice Note As we thought the IPC have decided to rely on written responses at this stage which must be submitted by February 28th 2011 … More MMAG and ‘Our Marston Vale’ Demonstration 04/02/11

MMAG Registers with the IPC

MMAG has now formally registered with the IPC and strongly encourages all concerned residents and groups to do the same.  MMAG’s registered statement is as follows: The IPC should refuse consent for the Proposed Rookery South Energy from Waste Generating Station (EfW) because the cumulative detrimental effects – drawn from the headline generic impacts outlined … More MMAG Registers with the IPC

IPC to publish Covanta application and invite comments from the public

The paperwork for the Covanta proposal at Rookery South, Bedfordshire was accepted by the IPC on August 26th and will now proceed to the examination stage. The IPC is expected to publish all application documents and details of how and when to register to have your say on this proposal on the IPC website: ( … More IPC to publish Covanta application and invite comments from the public

Nadine Dorries MP to host meeting in September for groups against Covanta

Nadine Dorries MP has just advised MMAG that she will be hosting a meeting in early September to bring together all those campaigning against Covanta and to encourage meaningful debate about how we can best influence the shape of solutions to dealing with Bedfordshire waste. We need to help the Bear Project produce the best … More Nadine Dorries MP to host meeting in September for groups against Covanta

Forest Centre Wind Turbine Public Consultation Open

Country Park Wind Turbine Planning Application – Deadline for Comments June 4th 2010 You can enter your comments on line at: http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/PLANTECH/DCWebPages/AcoINetCGI.gov In Application Quick Search enter the application reference 10/01359 then click search Then on the green highlighted line that says Application Number CB/10/01359/FULL click on the blue CB/10/01359/FULL Then scroll down to the … More Forest Centre Wind Turbine Public Consultation Open