Go ahead for UK’s only coking coal mine

West Cumbria Mining (WCM) has secured planning permission for what will be the UK's only metallurgical coal, which is commonly known as coking coal, mine.

by MWP Staff
Whitehaven from the air. The Woodhouse Colliery will be built between Whitehaven and the St Bees Coast in Cumbria after it was granted planning permission yesterday. Thomas Nugent/Geograph
Whitehaven from the air. The Woodhouse Colliery will be built between Whitehaven and the St Bees Coast in Cumbria after it was granted planning permission yesterday. Thomas Nugent/Geograph

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