LOCALS went into meltdown after being wrongly told that a nuclear power station would be built in their posh market town. The shock was in a planning document filed with a council for 186 new homes. It said: “The proposed development will comprise the construction of a new nuclear power station, with an associated access road and car park.” Stunned families in Epping, Essex — where homes regularly sell for £1million plus — immediately quizzed council officials. But they were assured that no nuclear site was planned and the mention of one was a “copy and paste error”.
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