Timetable

The revised timetable for oral sessions has been reproduced below. You can also download the  revised timetable for oral sessions (V4), and the  list of participants for each oral session which have been provided by the DPEA.

Week 1 - Inchyra Hotel, Grange Road, Falkirk FK2 0YB

Day 1: Tuesday 18th March
Inquiry session 1: geology; hydrology; gas and water treatment
Day 2: Wednesday 19th March
Inquiry session 1: geology; hydrology; gas and water treatment
Day 3: Thursday 20th March
Inquiry session 1: geology; hydrology; gas and water treatment
Day 4: Friday 21st March
Inquiry session 1: geology; hydrology; gas and water treatment

Week 2 - Falkirk Stadium, Falkirk FK2 9EE

Day 5: Monday 24th March (NB starts 8.30am)
Video evidence session for inquiry sessions 1 and 2
Day 6: Tuesday 25th March
Inquiry session 3: effects on the community
Day 7: Wednesday 26th March
Inquiry session 2: noise; air quality; potential health impacts
Day 8: Thursday 27th March
Inquiry session 4: national and local policy
Day 9: Friday 28th March
Inquiry session 4: national and local policy

Week 3 - Inchyra Hotel, Grange Road, Falkirk FK2 0YB

Day 10: Monday 31st March
Hearing session 2: relationship to other permissions etc.
Day 11: Tuesday 1st April - Morning session
Hearing session 4: landscape and visual impacts
Day 11: Tuesday 1st April - Afternoon session
Hearing session 3: habitats and ecology
 Hearing session 1: roads and traffic
Day 12: Wednesday 2nd April
Hearing session 5: conditions; legal agreement; waste management plan
Day 13: Thursday 3rd April
Accompanied site inspections

Week 4 - Falkirk Stadium, Falkirk FK2 9EE

Day 14: Tuesday 15th April
Oral closing submissions from Friends of the Earth Scotland, Concerned Communities of Falkirk, Stirling Council and Falkirk Council
Day 15: Wednesday 16th April
Oral closing submissions from the appellant, Dart Energy

Note: There were further inquiry sessions scheduled for August 5th and 7th to discuss the implications of the amended Scottish Planning Policy on Dart Energy's planning application, but all parties agreed to submit written evidence instead.