Normally I'm pro union -
"The Conservative Council want to use excess heat generated by the incinerator to warm the water for swimmers. Commenting on the proposals Roger McKenzie, UNISON West Midlands Regional Secretary said:" etc
However the local paper says:
"She said that undertakers and faith group representatives who attended meetings had been supportive and only a handful of resident had express concerns.
“Many have praised the council for being so innovative and willing to discuss the idea openly.”
She added that other councils were watching and would follow suit.
There was enthusiastic support from the opposition Labour and Liberal Democrat groups.
Labour group leader Bill Hartnett emphasised the green credentials of the project, saying that the cost saving is a secondary concern."
They are already paying a huge wedge for the gas at the crem and also to heat the pool - why not go for the greener and cheaper option and use the waste heat.
Or is it that there are Unison member who would have the Union go back to Union roots which was employers and businessmen running restricted businesses for ther own pockets?