Maldon District Council has rejected an application for ground exploratory works ahead of a plan for a nuclear power station at Bradwell. Even though any application to build the actual power station would be decided by national planning authorities, the district council had been asked to approve an application for ground investigations. But the council’s planning committee on Thursday, August 20, said it would harm an important historical area and ecology on land east of the decommissioned power station. This includes the former Second World War RAF base which served as a night fighter base from 1941.
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