Highthorn coal mine plans rejected for second time

The government has refused planning permission for Banks Mining's Highthorn opencast coal mine at Druridge Bay in Northumberland for a second time.

by Maxine Perella
Banks Mining executive director Gavin Styles says the company will review the precise reasons for the government's decision before agreeing the most appropriate steps to take
Banks Mining executive director Gavin Styles says the company will review the precise reasons for the government's decision before agreeing the most appropriate steps to take

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