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Maltby Energy Park

Revised plans to import tonnes of material to the mothballed Maltby pit site in Rotherham from nearby Hatfield Colliery are being recommended for approval, subject to a number of conditions. The 500 acre colliery at Maltby was mined for over … Continue reading

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Kevin Barron – “Inside Out”

A letter in this week’s Advertiser from Mr Dave Platts of Clifton, Rotherham discusses Kevin Barron‘s recent appearance on the television programme ‘ Inside Out ‘ which was broadcast on January 13th on BBC One. “In the programme “Dan Johnson … Continue reading

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Regarding Maltby Pit and Alkane Energies

We are looking to hold a meeting about the takeover of the Pit by Alkane Energies who intend to extract gas putting our lives at risk and threatening us with ecological disaster  http://www.rothbiz.co.uk/2013/07/news-3472-alkane-ahead-of-schedule-at.html  We have a facebook group just started … Continue reading

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Maltby Miners Last Stand March

“Hundreds of miners have marched through a South Yorkshire town to mark the end of coal mining there. Maltby Colliery, one of the last deep mines in England, was closed as owners Hargreaves Services said it was no longer viable. … Continue reading

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