Some local online blog pages are reporting that BACI's Appeal has been refused by the Judge - and have been sharing this information to facebook groups with the comment "Appeal has been refused" We feel this is misleading and BACI would like to reassure residents that we still have an opportunity to Appeal the decision. It … Continue reading BACI’s Current Position re Appealing the Judicial Review Judgment – Clarification
Bedfordshire Against Covanta Incinerator (BACI) Press Release 06/11/18 BACI (Bedfordshire Against Covanta Incinerator) has today [06/11/18] received the judgment from the Courts regarding the Judicial Review Claim against the Environment Agency's issue of an operating permit for Covanta's Rookery Pit Incinerator. It is with great disappointment that we must announce that the Judge has ruled … Continue reading Press Release – High Court Judgement
We have been advised that the Hearing will start tomorrow at: Court 18 From 10:30 Planning Court (Administrative Court) Royal Courts of Justice The Stand London WC2A 2LL We have been appointed Mrs Justice Lang as our Judge.
BACI is pleased to announce that the target of £38,500 set for 16/09/18 has been met and as of 17/09/18 the total amount stands at £38,950. The Skeleton Argument together with the Trial Bundles and a 3rd Expert Witness Statement have now all been sent to the Courts. This is the last documentation to be … Continue reading Fundraising Target met and last Court Documentation before Hearing Dates Completed
BACI is looking for local Businesses to sponsor advertising space on the back of their forthcoming information leaflet. For a minimum donation of £125 a space - as illustrated below - your Business advert will appear on a minimum of 5,000 leaflets to be handed out at local events and distributed to local communities. If … Continue reading Would your Local Business like to sponsor an Advertising Space on our next Leaflet?
The Fundraising Target of £31,000 by 20/08/18 was not only reached but has increased to an impressive total of £33,300 as of 23/08/18. This total sees us well on to the way to the next target of £38,500 by 16/09/18. This target will enable the next stage of the campaign/court case to take place - … Continue reading BACI reaches and exceeds latest Fundraising Target
It has been announced that we have our Court dates for the forthcoming Judicial Review Hearing of 10th and 11th October at the Royal Courts of Justice. We are now in a position to calculate the full costs of the Court Case and the dates at which our liability for these costs occur in order … Continue reading Fundraising Targets for Prepartion for and Attendance at 2 Day Court Hearing
BACI have been advised our 2 Day Substantive Court Hearing Dates will be 10th and 11th October 2018. The hearing will take place at: Planning Court (Administrative Court) Royal Courts of Justice The Stand London WC2A 2LL Now we know the court hearing dates - we will be able to calculate the fundraising target amounts … Continue reading 2 Day Substantive Court Hearing Dates
Times & Citizen provide good coverage of the Judge granting BACI permission to continue to a 2 Day Substantive Hearing. Click Here to view Full Article on the Times & Citizen Website
The Judicial Review Challenge against the Environment Agency has been granted permission by the Judge to progress and have the case heard in Court at a Full 2 Day Substantive Hearing. Due to the change in Courts to the Planning Court - the timings changed and concurrently Covanta petitioned the court for a tighter time … Continue reading Permission For Full Hearing Granted by Judge