Feb 22 2015

BCAG MISLED BY INCINERATOR “ON HOLD” NEWS

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The Breathe Clean Air Group says that it has been misled when informed that the Davyhulme Incinerator has been put on hold. The campaign group had been given a strong indication that Peel’s Davyhulme Incinerator plans could be scrapped. However, Peel has stated to the contrary, and that the delay is because they are looking …

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Feb 13 2015

DAVYHULME INCINERATOR DELAYED

The Breathe Clean Air Group is delighted to hear that plans for constructing the Davyhulme Incinerator are on hold. “This is very encouraging news”, said Pete Kilvert, Chairman of the group “and we wish to place on record our thanks to Trafford Council for continuing its dialogue with the Peel Group and all Councillors who have supported our …

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Jan 12 2015

DEADLY AIR POLLUTION IGNORED AGAIN

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The latest air pollution figures for Urmston and Davyhulme shows that air pollution is increasing. The Breathe Clean Air Group, based in Trafford, Greater Manchester has now completed 12 months of air monitoring for the irritant gas nitrogen dioxide, which is now well above the European safety limit. BCAG Chairman Pete Kilvert said, “our campaign …

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Nov 13 2014

TRAFFORD COUNCIL UNITED AGAINST FRACKING

Last night, Trafford Councillors determined a motion put forward by the Trafford Labour Group. Following a lengthy discussion and various amendments, the following motion was resolved:   Public concerns about fracking, that is the hydraulic fracturing of shale rock to recover gas and oil, include the risk of earth tremors, contamination of ground and surface water, …

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Oct 28 2014

Air Pollution Shocker!

Air pollution in Davyhulme and surrounding areas is at dangerous levels, according to monitoring results carried out by the Breathe Clean Air Group. The campaign group has been monitoring nitrogen dioxide levels in a number of locations over the past ten months. “The results for September/October are frightening.” said Pete Kilvert, Chairman of the group. …

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Oct 10 2014

DAVYHULME CBM DECISION DEFERRED

The Council’s unusual last minute deferral announcement states that there are “a number of detailed and conflicting environmental issues”. This raises some crucial questions and we will now be requesting the exact details of specifically which issues and specifically how are they currently understood to be in conflict. Furthermore, we agree wholeheartedly that it is …

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