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Controversial application for a new Cumbria coal mine

Controversial application for a new Cumbria coal mine: A letter has been sent from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government to Cumbria County Council to ‘call in’ a controversial application for a new coal mine in Cumbria. Since the orginal decision the secretary of state has decided to call the application in because…
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9,000 green jobs to be created in Cumbria 2036

9,000 green jobs to be created in Cumbria 2036: In the next 15 years in Cumbria Green industries and investments could create 9,000 jobs. It has been estimated from a new report by the local organisation Cumbria Action for Sustainability (CAfS) that almost 4,500 new green roles could be based in West Cumbria. This green…
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Legal Action taken against Cumbria County Council

Legal Action taken against Cumbria County Council: The developer West Cumbria Mining (WCM) is behind the controversial plans for a new coal mine near Whitehaven and has taken legal action against Cumbria County Council following the decision made by the local authority’s is to reconsider the planning application after environmental concerns came to light. Back…
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