Colliery clean up creates haven

A colliery has been transformed into a wildlife habit and a public space over 18 years. Gemma Rathbone describes how £170m worth of investment and partnership working has turned this brownfield site into a community asset

by Gemma Rathbone
Ranger and local resident identify bugs on site. Photograph Land Trust
Ranger and local resident identify bugs on site. Photograph Land Trust

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