Popular Somerset P&R could be forced to shut’. A park and ride facility for Hinkley Point C staff could be removed in a matter of weeks if planning permission for the site is not extended. EDF Energy was granted permission in March 2017 to use part of the Quantock Lakes facility within Inwood Farm, near Nether Stowey, as a park and ride for staff until its Cannington park and ride facility is up and running. The permission for the Quantock Lakes site – which can hold up to 160 vehicles – has been extended twice since this date, with EDF now applying to keep the site open until September 2025.
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