Mineral planning news and policy developments covering aggregates, building stone, industrial and energy minerals, development plans, restoration, and research.
Plans to quarry on one of Britain's most historic battlegrounds made famous by Robert the Bruce have been thrown out.
An energy company that wanted to restore a mothballed mine has overcome concerns about possible damage to nature and biodiversity.
MPs have told gold prospectors that any planning application for their project will go before an independent public inquiry.
A cement company has teed up a deal with a harbour authority to open a new export base to support what it calls continued growth post Brexit.
Nature After Minerals (NAM) has announced a new event in spring at Britain's biggest reedbed to focus on species conservation through restoration of minerals...