Plans to demolish the Hall’s of Broxburn plant have been approved by West Lothian Council.
The meat processing plant closed its doors in February with the loss of 1700 jobs. Now owners Vion want to clear the site and sell the land. The company are understood to be in talks with potential buyers, although tey remain unknown.
The council said that because the application conformed to regulations they were obliged to approve a warrant for demolition.