Mineral planning news and policy developments covering aggregates, building stone, industrial and energy minerals, development plans, restoration, and research.
A quarry that made news last month for tracking endangered birds recently hosted conservationists to study grassland at the Derbyshire site.
An aggregate company's flagship quarry was the focus of a tour recently to highlight the importance of minerals to the built environment and local economy.
A highways engineer is to take part in a three-week expedition to Antarctica as part of a leadership project to show how women decision-makers can help...
Several recent cyclist and pedestrian deaths have led minerals chiefs to renew calls for greater public- and private-sector commitment to safety.
Several nature projects at quarries are in the running for a biodiversity award.