Up to 180 job losses have tonight been announced at Ferrybridge Power Station.
180 jobs are set to be lost at Ferrybridge Power Station after it was announced a fire last year cause irreparable damage to the plant.
A Unite union spokesperson has said there was a “stunned silence” as the news was announced to staff at a meeting tonight.
It is thought the plant will close by March 2016. A full announcement is expected tomorrow morning.