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Protests against plans for football stadium on landfill site

By Greg PitcherTony Blairs top environmental advisor has added his weight to protests against plans to build a 23,000-seater football stadium on a flagship landfill regeneration site.Sir Jonathon Porritt spoke out as concerns grew that Swindon Towns proposals to build on the Shaw Community Forest Park (pictured) would set a precedent at a time when landfill sites were filling up.More than 46,000 trees have been planted on the old Shaw Tip as part of ...